Deputies search for suspect in shooting





Black Male

Age 18-22

Dark Skin

Thin Build

Height 5'11" to 6'01"

Weight 160 to 190 pounds


Deputies with the Cherokee County Sheriff's Office responded to reports of a shooting at the home of Kendrick Armstrong located at 114 Fleming Road in Gaffney.

When deputies arrived they discovered that a black male broke into the home and robbed Kendrick Armstrong after shooting his brother, 20 year old Furman Scott Armstrong. Furman Armstrong died as a result of the shooting.

The suspect fled in an unknown type vehicle with loud mufflers with an undisclosed amount of money after the shooting .

No one else at the residence was hurt. A composite drawing of the suspect is above.

Anyone with information about this crime should call Detectives with the Cherokee County Sheriff's Office at 864-487-2507 or Crime Stoppers at 864-489-CRIME.