Myrtle Beach leaders permanently revoke bar’s business license following deadly shooting

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WMBF) – The Myrtle Beach City Council denied an appeal from the owners of a local bar to let them reopen their doors.

During Tuesday’s meeting, all city council members voted to permanently revoke Donny’s Saloon’s business license.

Earlier this month, representatives of Donny’s Saloon appeared before the city council to appeal the loss of their business license, which had previously been revoked a few weeks prior to a June 3 meeting.

Tuesday’s decision comes almost three months after a March 25 shooting at Donny’s Saloon, located on 3rd Avenue South in Myrtle Beach, that ultimately resulted in one death.

According to the Horry County Coroner’s Office, 26-year-old Jas’sier Wilson, of Surfside Beach, died on April 2 from injuries sustained in the shooting.

Two men, 40-year-old Hubert Dwayne Durant and 36-year-old Jermaine Gattison, have been arrested and charged with murder in connection to the shooting.

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