Man charged with attempted murder after early Labor Day shooting in Myrtle Beach


MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WBTW) — A man has been charged after a shooting early Monday morning on North Ocean Boulevard, according to police.

Kyree Lavell Brown, 29, of Myrtle Beach, was arrested and charged with attempted murder, possession of a weapon during a violent crime, and discharging a weapon into a dwelling.

Myrtle Beach Police responded to a report of shots fired around 12:30 a.m. on Monday morning in the 1200 block of North Ocean Boulevard.

This is still an active investigation. At this time, there are no reported injuries, according to police.

If you have any information, please call 843-918-1382. Callers can remain anonymous.

This is not the first time Brown has been arrested for a violent crime.

Brown was also arrested in 2019 and charged in a child abuse case in which a 1-month-old had ‘suspicious injuries’. Hospital staff told officers that the boy had several bruises on his left leg and a fractured arm.

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