A suspect has been identified after a man was shot outside a North Charleston grocery store Thursday afternoon.
Police were called to the Midland Park Grocery at 2599 Midland Park Road about 3:50 p.m., according to the incident report. Witnesses told officers a man had been shot and had been driven to a house on Kenwood Drive. Officers found a 28-year-old man with a gunshot wound to the leg.
Police identified Jhamien Askia Robinson, 21, of North Charleston as a suspect, Deputy Chief Scott Deckard said Friday.
Robinson's criminal record includes a conviction for first-degree assault and battery and unlawful carrying of a pistol in April 2013, according to court records. He was given 18 months in jail and five years' probation. He lived on Midland Park Road at the time.
Anyone with information on Robinson's whereabouts is asked to call police at 740-2800 or leave an anonymous tip with CrimeStoppers at 554-1111.
Reach Dave Munday at 937-5553.
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