A teenager accused of shooting four people, one fatally, during a three-month crime spree in Barnwell County has been captured in northeastern Pennsylvania.
Dustin Williamson, 17, was arrested Aug. 6 in Tobyhanna, which is in the Pocono Mountains, said U.S. Marshal Martin Pane.
Williamson is accused of fatally shooting Roger Issac in the face May 30 in Blackville. Williamson is facing a murder charge in Issac's death.
He's also facing three attempted murder charges after allegedly shooting and wounding two people in March and a fourth person in June, all of which took place in the city of Barnwell, according to Barnwell County authorities.
He was also wanted on charges of armed robbery and weapons offenses.
Through a tip, the U.S. Marshals Service Fugitive Task Force tracked Williamson to northeastern Pennsylvania. He was caught by U.S. marshals working with Pocono Mountain Regional Police officers in Tobyhanna.
"He was taken without incident," said Blackville Police Chief John Holston.
"The coordination and cooperation demonstrated by law enforcement in this case ensured that an extremely dangerous and unpredictable fugitive was taken off the streets," Pane said in a statement.
Williamson has been extradited to South Carolina where "he will answer to all the charges in Barnwell County," said Barnwell Police Chief Todd Gantt.
A bond hearing will take place today at 11 a.m. in Barnwell.
The Associated Press contributed to this story.
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