• Friday, July 4, 2014


Editor’s note: According to information provided Monday by the Summerville Police Department, the following suspects were still at large. All photos provided by reporting agency.

Name: Tajuan Dontrey Pringle

Age: 18

Description: black male, 190 pounds, 5’8”

Last known address: 2459 Taylor St., North Charleston

Wanted for: second-degree burglary

Wanted by: Summerville Police Department

Wanted since: April 28, 2014

Investigators allege: That Tajuan Pringle forced entry into a home on McGrady Drive in Summer Park subdivision and stole electronics and jewelry. Investigators say a co-defendant confessed and implicated Pringle and another person, and that the co-defendant identified Pringle in a police photo.

Name: James Wiley Martin, Jr.

Age: 42

Description: black male, 214 pounds, 6’

Last known address: 701 Tulip St., Summerville

Wanted for: assault and battery, second degree

Wanted by: Summerville Police Department

Wanted since: April 25, 2014

Investigators allege: That on April 21 James Martin punched a man in the head, then grabbed a wooden broom stick and hit him approximately seven more times, causing injuries that required 23 stitches to the forehead and seven staples across the victim’s head. Investigators say the victim and a witness gave an account of the beating, and the detective saw the bruising and a 3.5-inch laceration on the victim’s head. Investigators say the victim identified Martin because the two have known each other for years.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of these suspects may call the Summerville Police Department at (843) 851-4100. Crime tips can also be sent to Crime Stoppers by phone at 554-1111, by text message at CRIMES or 274637 (start the message with “TIPCSL”) or on the web at www.5541111.com.


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