A suspect has been arrested after a shooting occurred at a restaurant in a popular shopping district in Lexington County.
Gaston’s 31-year-old Brandon Benjamin has been arrested and charged with attempted murder, according to Colombian police.Benjamin is accused of shooting a gun male friend of female acquaintance in arms According to a Dec. 26 Twitter post from the department announcing his arrest, the same day, in a parking lot at Olive Garden in the Harbison area.
Police said the victim was shot in the arm just after 6 p.m., and his injuries were not life-threatening. By the time EMS arrived on the scene, the victim was wearing a tourniquet.
Police said they found evidence of ballistics at the scene.
Benjamin’s bail was set at $250,000 and his first court date was set for February 2, according to court records.