Marion Sheriff's deputies search for shooting suspect

A 64 year old man was shot and hit three times at his home near Mullins on Monday, April 1st, according to the Marion County Sheriff's Office.

Deputies say a suspect has been identified, they're looking for Chauncee Malek Platt, 19, of Marion. He's 6'4" and 187 pounds.

He is wanted for Attempted Murder and Possession of a Weapon during the Commission of a Violent Crime. Platt maybe in the Marion or Mullins area according to deputies.

If you have any information that could help deputies find Platt, contact the Marion County Sheriff's Office at (843) 423-8216, or (843) 423-8399.