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Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2013
Cheraw police searching for alleged shooter
Editor – The Link
Cheraw police are searching for a 25-year-old man from Bennettsville believed to be involved in a shooting at the Dizzy Gillespie Housing Complex Wednesday night.
Steven Edward Davenport of 3707 Aaron Temple Church Road was allegedly at the Dizzy Gillespie complex with 20-year-old Eyan Tyrelle Ford of 1268 Old Wire Road West and 19-year-old Deshaun Franklin Williams of 3789 Highway 38 N., all of Bennettsville, when shots were fired around 11 p.m. A 20-year-old man from Cheraw was struck in the thigh with one shot, and taken to Chesterfield General Hospital for treatment to his wound. Another victim, a 17-year-old male, was wounded in his arm by shrapnel.
Anyone with information about the whereabouts of Davenport is asked to contact the Cheraw Police Department at (843) 537-7868. He is considered to be armed and dangerous.