Suspect sought in shooting

First Byline: 
Will Whaley - Staff Writer

A man was shot at a yard party on June 28.
Johnny Mixon Jr., of 203 Berry St., Barnwell, suffered chest wounds at a yard party at 510 Quail Rd. in Barnwell.
According to Barnwell County Sheriff reports, the incident happened at 10 p.m. and upon arrival there was a "large crowd gathered around Mixon."
After questioning witnesses, at first "no one" would come forward to speak with responding officers.
Officers did find witnesses who said Mixon was fighting with the suspect over incidents that "happened years ago." However, the climax of the dispute on June 28 was over a mutual friend hugging the suspect, states the report.
The suspect's name has not yet been released.
The condition of Mixon has not been released.