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.
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