Authorities seeks suspect in Barnwell County triple shooting

The Barnwell County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a man suspected of involving in a triple shooting Saturday night.

20-year-old Robert Santell Pernell Jr. is to be considered armed and dangerous, according to Barnwell County Sheriff’s Office.

At about 11:34 p.m., deputies responded to a shooting incident on Mitchell Lane in Williston.

Deputies say they found three victims with gunshot wounds, and were transported for treatment.

The sheriff’s office has issued three attempted murder warrants and a warrant for weapon possession during a crime for Pernell’s arrest.

Anyone with information related to the incident or knows where Pernell’s whereabouts is urged to contact Barnwell County Sheriff’s Office at 803-541-1078.

You can also contact SLED Midlands Crime Stoppers at 888-274-6372.

A reward is being offered for the arrest of Pernell.