Search continues for suspect in killing of four people in South Carolina

07/16/2015 // JusticeNewsFlash // (press release)

South Carolina – Police are still looking for leads following the killing of four people in South Carolina. The Associated Press reported that the victims were killed and a young boy was wounded at a home near Holly Hill.

The victims have been identified as Jerome Butler, 50; Krystal Hutto, 28; Shamekia Sanders, 17; and Tamara Perry, 14. The body of Butler was found outside of the home in the yard.

A spokesperson for the Sheriff’s Office, Richard Walker, said the 8-year-old boy remained in critical condition while being treated for a gunshot wound at the time of the report.

Walker also stated, “No suspects have been taken into custody, identified, nor arrested… As soon as we develop a suspect, we'll get a description out.”

Officials have not stated whether any of the victims are related to one another.

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