Teen arrested in connection with teen shot dead near playground

Published: Nov. 2, 2021 at 12:36 PM EDT|Updated: Nov. 4, 2021 at 8:13 AM EDT
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COLUMBIA, S.C. (WIS) - Deputies are investigating after a teen was found shot to death in Richland County.

On Monday night around 9:30, deputies responded to reports of a shooting at 8565 Old Percival Road.

Henry Sanchez, 17, was arrested without incident at his home the night of Nov. 2.

“Every time we hung out he was always making us laugh and everything and he was one of my favorite cousins,” said Moreno’s cousin Tania Amador.

Arlin Moreno, 17, was shot in the upper body, according to the Richland County Sheriff’s Department.

The teen was pronounced dead at the scene, according to deputies.

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