Police seek Aiken man in alleged carjacking

  • Posted: Tuesday, October 15, 2013 11:04 a.m.
    UPDATED: Tuesday, October 15, 2013 11:05 a.m.
John Henry Blocker
John Henry Blocker

The Aiken County Sheriff’s Office is seeking a suspect wanted for carjacking and possession of a weapon during the commission of a violence crime.

John Henry Blocker, 49, is wanted by police following a Sunday incident that occurred around 11:30 p.m. The Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call from a victim who told deputies that the suspect flagged him down on Outing Club Road, according to police.

The victim told police that the suspect pointed a gun at him, threatened him and forced him out of his car. According to the initial incident report, the suspect fired several shots and fled the area in the car belonging to the victim.

Blocker has an additional warrant for his arrest for receiving stolen goods from a previous incident that occurred on Sept. 10. If anyone has any information on the whereabouts of Blocker, about this case or any case, they may call the Sheriff’s Office at 803-648-6811 or Crime Stoppers at 888-274-6372.

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