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Live 5 Most Wanted: Damien Leroy Coleman

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Friday, October 12, 2012 | Charleston, SC | News, Weather, Sports

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - North Charleston Police are looking for 22 year old Damien Leroy Coleman.

Coleman stands 5'9" and weighs about 230 pounds.

He is wanted on charges of attempted murder in connection with the august 12th shooting.

"Investigation found they were walking down the street, minding their own business. For unknown reasons, a subject came out from between houses and started shooting a handgun at them," said Detective John Reynolds.

Police say the shooter was Coleman and that one of the victims was hit in the leg by a bullet.

"Somebody could have been killed to include the juvenile. that's very disturbing," Reynolds said.

According to Reynolds, just a few weeks earlier, Coleman was arrested on charges of illegal possession of a gun by a convicted felon.

"He's getting those guns somewhere, we don't know. We figure he's very dangerous."

Coleman stands 5'9" and weighs about 230 lbs.

He goes by the street name of "Geezy" and has a tattoo with the name "Vera" on his inner forearm.

Coleman's may be driving a gold, Lincoln Continental with a soft top, tinted windows and stock wheels.

Anyone with information should call Crime Stoppers at 554-1111.

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