POLICE: Edgefield Hwy murder suspect considered armed and dangerous

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Sunday, May 12, 2019

AIKEN COUNTY, S.C. (WRDW/WAGT)-- Investigators are looking for a 19-year-old suspect who they say is armed and dangerous.

Ricky Antwon Creech is wanted for the alleged murder of Johnathan Cochran, 36, who died after being shot and thrown from a car, according to investigators.

Cochran was killed Saturday Edgefield Highway near Jack Jones St. A 911 caller had reported a person being thrown from a moving vehicle.

Witnesses told deputies that the victim was pushed out of a dark in color 4 door car that did not stop. Witnesses rendered aid until deputies and Aiken County EMS arrived on scene.

Cochran also had gunshot wounds around his torso.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Aiken County Sheriff's Office at (803) 648-6811. Or, you can report anonymously through Midlands Crime Stoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC.

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