Economy Inn Shooter Arrested

Suspect in Custody, Two More Arrested

Lee Rogers
December 02, 2019 - 8:48 am
Economy Inn shooter arrested; charged with attempted murder

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Update from the Greenville County Sheriff's Office:

Investigators with the Greenville County Sheriff’s Office have made two more arrests in connection with the shooting that occurred early on December 1st at the Economy Inn.

Yesterday (Sunday) evening, investigators charged 29 year-old, Dentria Quient Garnett and 55 year-old, Earl Eugene Browning for their involvement in the incident.

Garnett has been charged with Attempted murder, Possession of a weapon during a violent crime, 1st degree Burglary, Armed Robbery and Criminal Conspiracy.

Browning has been charged with 1st degree Burglary, Armed Robbery and Criminal Conspiracy.

Garnett and Browning were both transported to the Greenville County Detention Center where they remain on unpaid bonds ($65,000) (Browning $40,000).

Investigators are still working to determine if there were any additional parties involved.

 Dentria Quient Garnett
GCSO

Earl Eugene Browning
GCSO

 

Greenville County Sheriff's Office investigators have made an arrest in connection with a Sunday morning shooting at the Economy Inn on Augusta Road in Greenville.   

Sunday afternoon investigators charged 31 year-old, Jarvis Jerome Kanard with Attempted Murder, Possession of weapon during a violent crime, Felon in possession of a firearm

and 1st degree Burglary after investigators learned that Kanard shot the victim following an altercation at the motel.

Investigators said the victim and the suspect knew each and the shooting is believed to be drug-related.

The investigation is still ongoing as investigators are trying to determine if there were any other parties involved and ask for anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers of Greenville at 23-CRIME.

Jarvis Jerome Kanard
Greenville County Sheriff's Office

Official word from Greenville County Sheriff's Office:

(Sunday afternoon) Investigators with the Greenville County Sheriff’s Office have made an arrest in connection with the shooting that occurred earlier this morning at the Economy Inn. 

This afternoon investigators charged 31 year-old, Jarvis Jerome Kanard with Attempted Murder, Possession of weapon during a violent crime, Felon in possession of a firearm

and 1st degree Burglary after investigators learned that Kanard shot the victim at least one time following an altercation at the motel.

Investigators have learned that the victim and the suspect are familiar with the each and the shooting is believed to be drug-related.

A bond hearing is expected for Kanard, this afternoon.  

The investigation is still ongoing as investigators are trying to determine if there were any other parties involved and ask for anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers of Greenville at 23-CRIME.

 

(Sunday morning) Investigators with the Greenville County Sheriff’s Office are investigating a shooting that occurred at the Economy Inn, located at 3905 Augusta Road, just after 3:00am.

Deputies responded regarding an adult male that was shot and once on scene they were able to locate the victim, who suffered from at least one gunshot wound.

The victim was transported to the hospital where he remains at this time.

This investigation is in its preliminary stages and information is limited. Investigators ask for anyone with information regarding this case to call Crime Stoppers of Greenville at 23-CRIME.

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