Alexis Flores

Georgetown County deputies are asking for help in the search for Alexis Flores in connection to the shooting.

Deputies are investigating a shooting that place in Murrells Inlet Wednesday afternoon. The shooting occurred on Lomax Court, just off Wachesaw Road, where a man came home from work to have lunch until he stumbled into a burglary in progress at his house.

A struggle ensured between the victim and one of the burglaries and the victim was shot in the lower torso. He was taken to the hospital to be treated.

The suspects fled the scene.

Deputies have identified Alexis Storm Flores, 19, of Murrells Inlet, as one of the suspects. She’s wanted for attempted murder and 1st degree burglary. She is described as a white female, 5'11'', brown hair and eyes.

Wanted poster Alexis Flores

Deputies say she was operating a white 2009 Volkswagen Routan minivan at the time of the incident. It has SC tag# MCV 842.

Anyone with information about Flores is asked to contact Senior Investigator Hank Carrison at 843-436-6058.

This is an developing story. South Strand News will keep you updated.