One suspect in custody, victim identified in Warrenville fatal shooting

Dominique Sherard Bush
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Published: Jan. 9, 2021 at 6:21 PM EST|Updated: Jan. 11, 2021 at 4:53 PM EST
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WARRENVILLE, SC. (WRDW/WAGT) - With one suspect in custody, the Aiken County Sheriff’s Office says deputies are asking the public for any more information regarding a deadly shooting that happened Friday night in the 600 block of Legion Road.

Investigators were called to the scene around 9 p.m. Friday after 911 callers reported shots fired in the area and that one person was injured.

Upon arrival, deputies found 31-year-old Demetrius Williams conscious, and with two gunshot wounds. Deputies rendered aid and took Williams to a hospital. He was later pronounced dead by medical staff.

Witness said two black males were running away from the scene toward St. Johns Place.

One suspect, Dominique Sherard Bush, 28, surrendered to deputies at the Aiken County Detention Center around 3:40 p.m. on Jan. 11. Bush is currently booked and charged with Murder and Possession of a Weapon during a Violent Crime.

Anyone with information that could lead to the identification of the other potential suspect is urged to contact the Aiken County Sheriff’s Office at 803-648-6811. You can also provide information anonymously through Midlands Crime Stoppers. Your tip could earn you a cash reward of up to $1,000 for information leading to an arrest.

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