3 teens charged after 17-year-old killed in Greenville

Officers are investigating a shooting that happened on Tuesday afternoon
Published: Aug. 2, 2022 at 8:29 PM EDT|Updated: Aug. 3, 2022 at 1:44 PM EDT
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GREENVILLE, S.C. (FOX Carolina) - The Greenville Police Department said three teens are charged after another teenager died following a shooting on Tuesday night.

Officers responded to Mulberry Street at around 4:00 p.m. after the shooting was reported.

The Greenville County Coroner’s Office said the victim was taken to Emergency MD urgent care center in a private vehicle. However, he passed away shortly after he arrived. The Coroner’s Office identified the victim as 17-year-old Antwon Mario Suggs from Greer.

Police said the shooting occurred after a verbal altercation between the suspects and the victim.

Nigel Edmunds, 17, is charged as an adult in the case. Edmunds and two other teens, ages 15 and 16, are all charged with the following:

  • Murder
  • Attempted Murder
  • Attempted Armed Robbery
  • Possession of Weapon During Violent Crime
  • Possession of Handgun by Minor
  • Discharging Firearm into an Occupied Vehicle
  • Unlawful Carrying of Handgun