UPDATE: Accused Aiken shooter arrested; 1 in custody, 1 wanted for drug charges

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Friday, March 8, 2013

AIKEN, S.C. (WRDW) -- The suspect in a shooting that happened in Aiken on Wednesday is now in custody.

Darryl Levon Snow, 40, has been arrested for the attempted murder of 26-year-old Christopher Maurice Johnson.

The shooting happened at Johnson's house on the 400 block of Greenville Street.

Snow was allegedly shot at while he was running away but has refused to cooperate with investigators, and his shooter has not been identified at this time.

Snow is charged with attempted murder, possession of a firearm during the commission of a violent crime and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

Investigators also found weapons, illegal drugs and money at Johnson's home, leading to charges for Johnson and Jennifer Lynn Oakman.

Johnson has been arrested, but Oakman is still on the loose. Both have been charged with trafficking crack cocaine, possession with intent, crack cocaine with a half mile of a school, simple possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. Additional charges could be coming.

Snow and Johnson are being held at the Aiken County Detention Center.

If you have any information, call Crimestoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC. You can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000.

Wednesday, March 6, 2013

AIKEN, S.C. (WRDW) -- News 12 has learned two people were taken to the hospital after a shooting in Aiken.

The shooting happened around 3:15 on the 400 block of Greenville Street near Aiken Lane.

One person was found outside the house and taken to the hospital.

A second person was found with a gunshot wound, but investigators are not sure if this person is the shooter or another victim. This person was also taken to the hospital.

No suspects have been named at this time.


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