Suspect sought after shooting at party

NEWBERRY COUNTY, S.C. (WOLO) – A suspect is being sought by the Newberry County Sheriff’s Office following a shooting at a home on Adelaide Street over the weekend.

On Saturday, May 6 at about 8 p.m., deputies say several people were outside the home grilling, when a verbal altercation between two men escalated.

The suspect shot the victim, striking him four times, deputies say.

The victim is in stable condition at this time; the investigation into the shooting continues.

If anyone has any information about this incident or the identity of the shooter, please contact the Newberry County Sheriff’s Office at (803) 321-2222 or you can email your information to

To receive up to $1000 for information about the crime or if you know the identity of the suspect, citizens are encouraged to contact CRIMESTOPPERS in any of the following ways: call 888-CRIME-SC (888-274-6372), text to CRIMES (274637), and mark the beginning of the message with “TIPSC,” followed by the tip information or go to:, and click on the “Submit a tip” tab.

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