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Deputies: 3 teens, woman assaulted witnesses in Spartanburg Co. homicide case

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Top left to bottom right: Ritasia Carson, Kaliana Johnson, Kiernan Kershaw and Alexis Warden (Source: SCSO) Top left to bottom right: Ritasia Carson, Kaliana Johnson, Kiernan Kershaw and Alexis Warden (Source: SCSO)
SPARTANBURG, SC (FOX Carolina) -

The Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office said four women are in custody after an assault on witnesses to a homicide.

Deputies were on scene of Old Canaan Road around 9 p.m. on Sunday investigating a deadly shooting when they heard a commotion nearby. Investigators said they detained four suspects, three teenagers and woman, who were assaulting witnesses in the homicide case.

READ MORE: Deputies identify teen wanted in deadly Spartanburg Co. shooting

Deputies arrested 18-year-old Ritasia Carson, 19-year-old Kaliana Johnson, 20-year-old Kiernan Kershaw and 17-year-old Alexis Warden. All four suspects are charged with two counts of third-degree assault and battery by mob and intimidation of a witness.

Both victims in the case had visible injuries, deputies said.

Deputies are searching for 18-year-old Brian Cornelius Foster in connection with the deadly shooting of 29-year-old Eric Morris. Foster is believed to be armed and dangerous and anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call 911.

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