Two arrested in connection to Rock Hill teen's murder

- Two people have been arrested in connection to the shooting death of a South Pointe High School student in Rock Hill Sunday night.

Demetric Leon Houze, 25, of Rock Hill and Timothy Holley, 19, also of Rock Hill, are facing charges related to the murder of 17-year-old Quantavious Torbit, according to Rock Hill Police.

Officers were called to a reported shooting in the area of Sunset and Roddey Street near a park around 6:15 p.m. When officers arrived, they saw two people suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. 

Torbit was pronounced dead on scene. According to Rock Hills Schools Torbit was a rising senior at South Pointe High School.

A 20-year-old female was struck by a stray bullet, police said. 

Houze is charged with murder. Holley is charged with discharging a firearm in the city limits and unlawful carrying of a weapon. More charges may be pending.

Holley is scheduled for a bond hearing at 2 p.m. Monday. Houze has a bond hearing set for 8 a.m. Tuesday. 

Anyone with information on this fatal shooting is urged to call York County Crime Stoppers at 1-877-409-321. 

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