Crime

Man finds friend shot in hotel room on Ocean Boulevard

Second night, second shooting on Ocean Boulevard

For a second straight night a person was shot along Ocean Boulevard in Myrtle Beach. About 1:10 a.m. police responded to a report of a man finding his friend shot in his room at the Landmark Hotel at 1501 South Ocean Blvd. An unknown victim was tr
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For a second straight night a person was shot along Ocean Boulevard in Myrtle Beach. About 1:10 a.m. police responded to a report of a man finding his friend shot in his room at the Landmark Hotel at 1501 South Ocean Blvd. An unknown victim was tr

For a second straight night a person was shot along Ocean Boulevard in Myrtle Beach.

Myrtle Beach police responded to Landmark Resort around 1:15 a.m. Monday in reference to a man finding his friend shot in a room, according to Lt. Joey Crosby. The Landmark Resort is at 1501 South Ocean Blvd.

The male victim – whose age was not known – was transported to the hospital. His condition is unknown. Police did not make any arrests as of 3 a.m. Monday, but officers are still investigating, Crosby said.

Police are reviewing surveillance footage from cameras along Ocean Boulevard, Crosby said. The number of suspects is also unknown at this time.

A person was shot early Sunday morning at Holiday Sands North hotel on Ocean Boulevard in Myrtle Beach. The condition of that victim is also unknown, and officers are searching for one man wanted in the shooting.

Police say Shaylan Charvoris Isaac, 21, allegedly fired the shots that sent one victim to the hospital, then Isaac fled the scene. Isaac is wanted for attempted murder and possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony, Myrtle Beach Police said on its Facebook page.

Police describe Isaac as 6-foot-4 inches tall, about 170 pounds, black hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a brown-black-white shirt and brown pants.

Another suspect is in custody, but officials haven’t released the suspect’s name.

Michael Brown says victim was shot twice in the back.

Myrtle Beach police responded to the Landmark Resort around 1:15 a.m. Monday where a gunshot victim was found in his room by a friend. The victim was transported to the hospital and no arrests were made as of 2:30 a.m. Monday.

Claire Byun: 843-626-0377, @Claire_TSN

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