UPDATE: Warrant issued in Forest City shooting

Forest City police said warrants have been issued for Kyuntrey Kennard Jones for assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill in Monday's shooting on Hamilton Street. (Photo credit: Forest City Police Department)

Police have issued a warrant for a man they said was in involved in a shooting that sent one person to the hospital.

Forest City police said warrants have been issued for Kyuntrey Kennard Jones for assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill in Monday's shooting on Hamilton Street.

Police said the shooting happened around 11:50 a.m.

Authorities said when officers arrived on the scene, they found 22-year-old Rashead Hamilton suffering from an apparent gunshot wound in the pelvic area.

Hamilton, who was taken to Spartanburg Regional, was in stable condition as of 4:40 p.m.

Witnesses of the shooting told police there had been a fight between the victim and the suspect just before the shooting.

Officers are in the process of serving a search warrant for 169 Hamilton St..

Police are asking for the public's assistance in locating Jones. Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call 911.

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