Suspect Who Shot Woman at Countryside Townhouses Charged with Murder

Man is charged for murder for a woman at the Countryside Townhouses in Clinton, SC.


Eugenio Guardascione, Contributor

The Laurens County Coroner’s office has identified the victim of a fatal shooting at an apartment complex in Clinton (Fox). 

According to the Clinton Police Department, at around 10:55 A.M. on May 25, police responded to Countryside Townhouses for a reported gunshot victim, who was dead (Fox).

The victim was identified as 34-year-old Sharde D. Swinger, of Clinton.

Police have said along with the coroners office, SLED are also investigating the active crime scene.  The incident was believed to be isolated so no further damage to the public was made (Fox).

On May 27, officers with the Clinton police department stated arrest warrants were signed for Devon Rhys Nea, for the murder of Swinger. Neal was charged for possession of a weapon and murder (Fox). 

Officers have stated that Neal was denied bond, and is currently being held at the Lauren’s County Detention Center (Fox).