Juvenile, 16, charged with murder of girl, 19, in Greer

Published on Wednesday, February 10, 2021

A woman who died Monday in a shooting at a Greer apartment complex has been identifed and a 16-year-old juvenile has been arrested.

Zakiya Drinkard-McKinney, 19, of Greenville died Monday at Poplar Place Apartments. A second victim was transported to Prisma Health Greenville Memorial Hospital for treatment. That person has not been identified and condition has not been reported.

According to Lt. Patrick Fortenberry of the Greer Police Department, officers arrived after 2 p.m. on Monday on Poplar Dive to respond to the shooting.

Police charged the juvenile with murder, attempted murder, and possession of a weapon during the commission of a violent crime.

The  incident appears to be an isolated incident according to Fortenberry.











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