ROCK HILL, S.C. — A 19-year-old has been arrested for shooting and injuring a woman in Rock Hill Monday evening, according to police.
The Rock Hill police responded to the intersection of Gates Avenue and Bellingrath Boulevard around 5:15 p.m. after a report of a shooting with a victim.
Upon arrival at the scene, officers located the 23-year-old woman with a gunshot wound to each arm. Police provided medical attention until EMS arrived and transported the victim to a local hospital.
Through an initial investigation, authorities believe the incident started with a physical altercation in the roadway, which led to the shooting.
Investigators identified 19-year-old Zekiah Barber as the gunman in the incident. Police located an arrested Barber Tuesday.
Barber was transported to the Rock Hill Jail where he was served with warrants for assault and battery of a high and aggravated nature, possession of a firearm during a crime of violence, and discharging a firearm into a vehicle, police say
If anyone has any information regarding the incident, they are asked to call 803-329-7293.