Aiken man arrested for domestic violence


UPDATE: Deputies in North Augusta arrested a man wanted for a domestic violence incident.

35-year-old Deangelo Marquise Atkerson was arrested from a home on the 400 block of Audubon Circle Wednesday around 11:30 am.

Atkerson’s arrest was made possible by tips received from citizens.

He was taken to the Aiken County Detention Center and booked on warrants for Domestic Violence in the 1st degree. Atkerson was also booked on 5 counts of Kidnapping and Possession of a Weapon during a Violent Crime.

Aiken, Sc. (WJBF) – Aiken County deputies are seeking help in locating a man wanted for domestic violence.

On Monday October 7th, officers were dispatched to the 2500 block of Wagner Rd. around 3:50 P.M. regarding domestic violence and a possible shooting.

When deputies arrived on the scene, the victim said she and her husband, 35-year-old DeAngelo Atkerson, got into an argument which escalated. Atkerson reportedly grabbed a shotgun and fired it.

Atkerson fled the scene before police arrived.

He is wanted for:

  • Domestic Violence in the 1st Degree
  • 5 Counts of Kidnapping
  • Possession of Weapon during Violent Crime

If you have any information on his whereabouts, please contact the Aiken County Sheriff’s Office at 803-648-6811.

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