$30,000 reward offered for information about Memorial Day murder

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) — Police are searching for information on the murder of an Ohio banker who was shot and killed in North Charleston.

Crime Stoppers is offering a $30,000 reward for information about the murder of Barri Shank.

Anyone with information is asked to call NCPD or Crime Stoppers.

Police in South Carolina are looking for clues in the deadly Memorial Day shooting.

Police spokesman Spencer Pryor tells local media outlets 35-year-old Barri Shank, who was from the Cleveland area, was shot early May 30 outside his hotel near the Charleston Area Convention Center.

His family is offering a $36,000 reward for information leading to an arrest.

Shank had dropped his wife off at the hotel and was walking back from parking lot when he was shot.

Family members say the couple, from Bay Village, Ohio, had just arrived at the nearby Charleston International Airport and were spending the night before renting a car and driving to Hilton Head Island for a vacation.

Hilton Head is about 100 miles southwest of North Charleston.

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