- Associated Press - Wednesday, August 20, 2014

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) - Police in North Carolina have arrested a man wanted in one of eight Memorial Day weekend shootings in Myrtle Beach.

Myrtle Beach police told local media outlets that 24-year-old Tristan Datre Payne is charged with accessory after the fact of attempted murder in a May 24 shooting at a hotel that injured a man.

The Greensboro, North Carolina, Police Department has also charged Payne with possession of a gun by a felon and possession of a stolen gun.

He’s also charged with failure to appear in court on a drug charge. It was not clear if Payne has a lawyer.

There were seven other shootings in Myrtle Beach during the Memorial Day weekend that killed three people and injured six others. No arrests have been made in the other shootings.



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