Georgia man charged in South Carolina restaurant death
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) — A Georgia man has been arrested in the shooting death of a man at an oceanfront restaurant in South Carolina.
News outlets report that Myrtle Beach police have charged 24-year-old Jakkari Jaquill De’Andre Brown of Toccoa, Georgia, and charged him with murder.
Police said 25-year-old Roger Ramos of Myrtle Beach died at a hospital after the shooting early Sunday.
Brown is also charged with several weapons violations. It was not known if he has an attorney yet.
Police say there was a fight early Sunday at Riptydz Oceanfront Grille and a man fired a gun, hitting Ramos in the head.
Officers said witnesses at the restaurant identified the suspect, who was quickly arrested.
The restaurant, in a statement issued later Sunday, said it will be closed until Wednesday.