Man wanted in Aiken shooting

June 1, 2007

AIKEN, S.C.---Deputies are searching for 28-year-old Christopher T. Roper of Aiken after they say he shot 26-year-old Carlos Allen during an argument on Wadley Road around 2:30 this morning.

Allen's neighbors drove him to Aiken Regional Medical Center. He is currently in intensive care.

Roper is described as a black male, 28 years of age, 5'10" tall and 190 pounds with black hair and brown eyes.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of this individual is asked to contact Investigator Lynn Ghant at the Aiken County Sheriff's Office: (800) 922-9709. Individuals also should call Crimestoppers of the Midlands: (888) 559-TIPS. Callers will remain anonymous and are eligible for a cash reward of between $50 and $1000.