Police arrest man who shot victim ‘multiple times’ during altercation in Georgetown

Georgetown County News

Robert Justin Britt is wanted by the Georgetown Police Department for shooting at a man during an altercation.

UPDATE: Police say Britt was taken into custody by members of the Georgetown Police Department and Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office. He will be booked into the Georgetown County Detention Center to await a bond hearing.

“This is a great example of Law Enforcement and the Community working together for a common good to bring this case to a quick resolution. We also want to thank the Williamsburg County Sheriff’s Office for their assistance in this case.” Interim-Chief William Pierce said.


GEORGETOWN, S.C. (WCBD) – Authorities in Georgetown are searching for a man who they say shot at a 25-year-old victim during an altercation Wednesday.

The suspect, Robert Justin Britt, 41, shot at Raekwon Grant several times, striking the man in the head and causing life-threatening injuries.

Police say a warrant has been issued for Britt – he is being charged with attempted murder.

“Britt is considered to be armed and dangerous,” police said. “You are asked not to approach Britt but to contact 9-1-1.”

If you have seen Britt or know where he is, you are asked to contact the Georgetown Police Department.

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