SWAT searching for man considered ‘armed and dangerous’

  • Posted: Wednesday, November 7, 2012 12:18 p.m.
    UPDATED: Wednesday, November 7, 2012 3:58 p.m.
John Drayton Jr.
John Drayton Jr.

The Aiken County sheriff’s Office is looking for John Drayton Jr, 23, 845 Boardman Rd, Aiken. Drayton is wanted for attempted murder and possession of a weapon during the commission of a crime. Dispatch received a call about a domestic dispute, in which a female said she was assaulted and shot at with an automatic weapon. He should be considered armed and dangerous. Drayton was last seen wearing blue jeans and a white tank top.    

Anyone with information about this crime or Drayton’s whereabouts is asked to contact the Aiken County Sheriffs Office: (800) 922-9709. Individuals also should call Crimestoppers of the Midlands: (888) CRIME SC. Callers can remain anonymous and will be eligible for a cash reward of between $50 and $1000.

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