ROCK HILL - A man police say tried to rob members of a North Carolina band at a South Carolina nightclub has been arrested on several charges.
The Herald of Rock Hill reported 22-year-old Dytavis Hinton of Rock Hill was arrested Thursday and charged with murder, attempted murder, burglary, attempted armed robbery and possession of a gun during a violent crime.
Police say Hinton and the Rock Hill man killed in a shootout tried to rob members of the Greenville, N.C.-based band Parmalee on Sept. 21 at a Rock Hill nightclub.
The drummer, 37-yera-old Scott Thomas, shot the robbers, killing 22-year-old Demario Burris and wounding Hinton. Thomas was also wounded.
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Lt. Brad Redfearn says Hinton was charged with murder because someone was killed during the crime.
Thomas is recovering and has not been charged.
The Associated Press