AIKEN, SC (WFXG) - The Aiken Department of Public Safety responded to a call of a shooting at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 1 at 413 Plunkett Ave.
According to officials, 32-year-old Robert Samuels, New Ellenton was arrested and charged with murder after 43-year-old Benne Wright of Kershaw St. suffered at least one gunshot wound at the scene. Wright was transported to a local hospital where he later died on Oct. 6 at 2:36 p.m. from his gunshot wound.
Wright will be autopsied tomorrow in Newberry, SC. This investigation is still ongoing.