Man arrested in nightclub shooting

Deron Jardell Myers

Florence County deputies arrested Deron Jardell Myers, 24, Thursday for two counts of Attempted Murder in connection with the double shooting and stabbing in the early morning hours of Sunday, April 7 at the Down Beat Club on Karisma Road near Coward.

Myers shot one victim multiple times in the leg after the victim attempted to break up a fight, investigators say.

They say Myers shot the other victim in the foot as he tried to run away.

Myers was prohibited from owning or possessing a firearm or ammunition because of a prior felony conviction, according to investigators.

Both gunshot victims have received treatment for their injuries, which are not believed to be life threatening. The stabbing victim was also treated and release from a the hospital.

The investigation into this incident is ongoing, and additional arrests and charges are possible.