Beaufort Police searching for shooter

Published: Oct. 30, 2011 at 3:47 AM EDT
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BEAUFORT, SC (WTOC) - Beaufort Police are searching for a suspect in an attempted shooting.

Officers say it happened near the entrance to the Ambrose Run Apartments off of the Parris Island Gateway.

Investigators say the two victims were leaving the apartment complex in a car when they were approached by 16 year old, Mykel Deyshawn Johnson.

For unknown reasons, Johnson starting shooting at the men. They managed to get away unhurt.

Beaufort Police say Mykel Johnson also lives in Ambrose Run. A search of his apartment turned up some illegal drugs.

Johnson is still on the run and is facing attempted murder charges.

If you know where he is, call Beaufort Police.

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