Marlboro man charged in shooting that airlifted 1, injured another

Pee Dee Crime

MARLBORO COUNTY, SC (WBTW) — According to the Marlboro County Sheriff’s Office, two people were shot during a shooting on Old McColl Clio Road in McColl.

Lt. Trevor Murphy with the Marlboro County Sheriff’s Office says two people were shot and one was airlifted.

On Sunday, deputies were dispatched to the Circle B gas station in McColl in reference to two men being shot at a nearby home, according to deputies.

Both victims said an argument led Andrea Adams, 46, to pull out a gun and shoot them, according to authorities.

Detectives were able to locate Adams at his mother’s home shortly after the shooting and he was arrested without incident, according to deputies.

Adams has been charged with two counts of attempted murder, possession of a weapon during a violent crime, possession of a firearm by a person convicted of a violent felony and distribution of crack cocaine (second offence). He is being held at the Marlboro County Detention Center, awaiting a bond hearing.

The Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the McColl Police Department and Clio Police Department.


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