Orangeburg Department of Public Safety investigators are asking for the public’s help locating an Orangeburg man who’s accused of shooting a woman in the face.
Louis Lukendrick Lee, 24, is facing a charge of attempted murder, according to ODPS Capt. Alfred Alexander.
Investigators accuse Lee of firing several rounds into a woman’s Parkside Drive apartment around 10:50 p.m. on March 15.
Several bullets appeared to have entered the residence through a window, according to an ODPS incident report.
One bullet went through a TV, another struck a window on the opposite side of the living room and several bullets struck a wall, the report states.
The woman told officers that when she heard gunfire erupt, she got up to go upstairs.
She felt a bullet graze her face and when she went to grab her face, the bullet fell into her hand, the report states.
The woman’s children were inside another room of the apartment when the shooting occurred.
When officers arrived at the scene, they found the woman holding a towel on the left side of her face in an attempt to stop the bleeding
Lee, who has an address on Honeysuckle Drive, is a black male who stands approximately 6-foot-2 and weighs 155 pounds.
Lee is known to drive a white BMW sedan.
Alexander said Lee is known to carry firearms.
If anyone knows Lee’s whereabouts, they are asked to call ODPS investigations at 803-533-5900 or ODPS dispatch at 803-534-2812. Callers may remain anonymous.