ROCK HILL, SC (FOX 46 CHARLOTTE) – Three suspects have been arrested in a shooting that occurred near Winthrop University, Rock Hill PD said on Saturday.
Charlotte resident Thailan Jackson, 20, and Rock Hill resident Anthony Burris, 18 face multiple charges including gun-related charges and contributing to the delinquency of a minor. A 16-year-old unidentified juvenile is also facing multiple charges including discharging a firearm and criminal conspiracy.
Officials responded to calls regarding a residential shooting on Lancaster Ave. on Friday around 4:30 p.m. A Rock Hill officer in an unmarked vehicle witnessed suspects in a Silver Chevy Impala shoot into the home. When contacted the suspect’s vehicle tried to flee and crashed near Winthrop University. They were taken into custody a short time later.
Winthrop University issued a campus-wide notification, however, the shooting did not occur on campus.
It is unclear if the victims were targeted and this remains an active investigation.
No injuries were reported.