Beaufort man sought in Burton pool hall shooting

rlurye@islandpacket.comMarch 21, 2014 

Russell Trent Manigo Jr.


A Beaufort man is wanted in connection with a March 9 pool hall shooting in Burton, according to the Beaufort County Sheriff's Office.

Russell Trent Manigo Jr., 21, is wanted on three counts of attempted murder and possession of a weapon during the commission of a violent crime for his alleged role in the shooting of a 19-year-old man at a Parris Island Gateway pool hall, a news advisory said.

The teen was shot several times before being driven away and then transported by EMS to Beaufort Memorial Hospital.

The Sheriff's Office is also searching for an 18-year-old St. Helena Island man on a misdemeanor charge of second-degree assault and battery in connection with the incident, Sgt. Robin McIntosh said.

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