NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. (WJBF) – A murder suspect is now in custody after a standoff at a home in North Augusta.
Investigators say that they were attempting to serve a warrant for the suspect around 5:00 pm Wednesday evening on Millstone Lane in the Walnut Grove Neighborhood.
North Augusta Public Safety was asked to assist in the arrest by the Burke County’s Sheriff’s Office and the U.S. Marshall’s Office.
Lt. Junior Johnson tells NewsChannel 6 that 20-year-old Jordan Perkins was taken into custody just after 11:15 p.m.
Perkins was wanted after a shooting that left one person dead at an illegal bar in Burke County.
A second suspect who has been identified as Jawuandre Kelly is still wanted in that case.
A $10,000 dollar reward is being offered in his arrest.
Anyone with information regarding Kelly’s whereabouts is asked to contact the Burke County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigation Division at 706-554-6633 or the Sheriff’s Office at 706-554-2133.
Stay tuned to NewsChannel 6 for more on this developing story.