Wanted Winnsboro murder suspect believed to be in Columbia area

07/17/2014 12:06 PM

07/17/2014 12:08 PM

The Winnsboro Public Safety office is requesting the communities help in locating a man wanted for murder.

Chief F.J. Lorick, a department spokesman, said an active murder warrant connects Latroy “Troy” Donta Sampson, 37, for a homicide that occurred in Winnsboro sometime over the nights of July 3 and July 4.

Sampson is described as a 6-foot tall black male and weighs 250-pounds. Investigators believe that Sampson has connections in the Columbia area and maybe near Oceola and South Saluda Streets.

Anybody with information should call CrimeStoppers at 1-(888)-CRIME-SC.

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