Deputies: Man wanted for murder after fight over woman

Deputies: Man wanted for murder after fight over woman

Jeffery Lanard Roseborough

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by WCNC.com Staff

WCNC.com

Posted on November 20, 2012 at 11:15 AM

Updated Friday, Nov 1 at 5:46 AM

LANCASTER, S.C. -- The Lancaster County Sheriff's Office is searching for man in connection to a murder on Monday afternoon.

Deputies said Jeffery Lanard Roseborough, 30, shot and killed Gaeric Q. Johnson, 23, after a fight over a woman around 1 p.m.

Deputies are still searching for Roseborough.

Authorities said the investigation revealed that Johnson and Roseborough were involved in a relationship with the same woman which is believed to have led to the incident.

After the shooting, Johnson was taken to Springs Memorial Hospital where he died a short time later.

“We are thankful that we were able to get this case solved so quickly.  Our investigators did a great job," Sheriff Barry S. Faile said. "My condolences go out to the family of Mr. Johnson and we will leave no stone unturned until Roseborough is in custody.”

The Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office is asking anyone with information on the identity or location of Roseborough to call the Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office at 283-4136 or contact Crimestopper’s at 1-888-Crime.
 

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