Suspect arrested in shooting on Piney Heights

WARRENVILLE, S.C. (WJBF) – Aiken County investigators have arrested a suspect involved in a Warrenville shooting.

Anthony Mark White has been arrested and charged with Attempted Murder, two counts Assault & Battery, four counts Kidnapping, Discharging a firearm into a vehicle, and Commission of a Violent Crime.

Deputies responded to the reported shooting on Piney Heights around 3 a.m. where they found a woman suffering from an apparent gunshot wound to her left hip.

Witnesses say that a man, now identified as Anthony White, approached their car and hit one of the passengers with a handgun on the arm and leg several times.

He then reportedly fired his gun 3 times, during which the 911 caller was shot in the hip.

The victim was taken to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Investigators say White reportedly fled the area in a black 4 door vehicle.

Investigators say the shooting is possibly drug related.

 

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