Brandon Hawkins official Mugshot

Brandon Hawkins has been charged with attempted murder and possession of a weapon during the commission of a violent crime after a shooting at a Greenwood Club left one injured. 

GREENWOOD COUNTY, SC (FOX Carolina) The Greenwood County Sheriff's Office said they've arrested an armed and dangerous suspect connected to a shooting at a lounge that left one person injured. 

According to Sgt. Jeff Graham, the shooting happened at the H2O UltraLounge on Highway 72. 

We're told the call for the shooting came in around 8:48 p.m. When deputies arrived on scene, they located what appeared to be a blood trail in the parking lot of the business. Deputies say at this time, they were alerted to an individual suffering from a single gunshot wound arriving at Self Regional Healthcare. 

Deputies say they secured the scene at the lounge while investigators and crime scene units responded. 

On Thursday, July 11, deputies identified Brandon Pierre Hawkins, 30, of Greenwood as the suspect.

Warrants were signed charging Hawkins with Attempted Murder and Possession of Firearm During the Commission of a Violent Crime.

On July 17, more than a week after the shooting, deputies announced that Hawkins was taken into custody around 8:30 a.m.  

He is scheduled to appear before a bond court judge Wednesday afternoon. 


Deputies: Suspect who was shot during home invasion was targeting homeowner

Dispatch: Fire crews on scene of a house fire in Anderson County

Copyright 2019 FOX Carolina (Meredith Corporation). All rights reserved.

Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.