RIDGEWAY — Fairfield County sheriff’s deputies made an arrest in the case of man who fired a gun into a vehicle in Ridgeway.
Lamarcus La Clarence Anderson, 29, of 205 W. Calhoun St., Winnsboro, was arrested and charged with discharging a firearm into a dwelling or vehicle.
He also was charged with being in possession of a firearm and ammunition despite his being previously convicted of a violent felony.
On Sept. 29 a caller told deputies that a passenger in a silver Hyundai fired twice at their vehicle as they traveled south on U.S. Highway 21.
The vehicle was stopped in Ridgeway and the suspect was arrested.
A handgun was observed on the suspect as he was being arrested.
The suspect attempted to flee on foot, according to police reports. Officers responded by firing a Taser at the suspect.
Anderson was arrested and transported to the Fairfield County Detention Center.