Monday, August 11, 2014
UPDATE: Dwayne Brown has turned himself into law enforcement after being sought by South Carolina Highway Patrol and the Williamsburg County Sheriff's Office in connection to a shooting in Kingstree. Dwayne Brown, 32, of Myrtle Beach is wanted for attempted murder, aggravated assault, weapons charges, and various traffic related charges. According to a Sheriff's incident report, around 2:00am on Saturday morning, a South Carolina Highway Patrol trooper had initiated a traffic stop on a 1996 Toyota Camry at a business on Thorne Avenue in Kingstree. While conducting the traffic stop the trooper requested the driver exit the vehicle. The report states when the trooper attempted to place the driver under arrest an altercation ensued between the two men. The driver, later identified as Dwayne Brown presented a firearm and discharged one round towards the trooper. Brown then fled the scene on foot. A driver's S.C. identification care, along with a small caliber handgun, t-shirt, and cigarette lighter were found in the vicinity of the assault.