UPDATE: One arrested and charged with murder following shooting on Plunkett Ave. in Aiken

UPDATE: One arrested and charged with murder following shooting on Plunkett Ave. in Aiken
Robert Samuels (Aiken County Sheriff's Office) (Source: (Aiken County Sheriff's Office))

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.

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