News Headlines | Upcoming Releases | Browse News Archives
Parmalee Robbed at Gunpoint
By: Chad |

Print | E-Mail | Most Viewed | RSS |

 Tuesday, September 21, 2010

The members of the rock band Parmalee were robbed at gunpoint following a show in Rock Hill South Carolina on September 20th.  The band had just finished playing at The Money, a local bar directly across from Winthrop University, and were in their RV when two suspects, Dytavis Hinton and Demario Burris, entered the vehicle with a handgun demanding money.

Reportedly after being shot at, the band's drummer Scott Thomas, cousin of the band's lead singer Matt Thomas, retrieved his gun and shot at the suspects, striking both and killing Burris. They returned fire, and Scott was shot twice in the stomach. He is currently listed in critical condition at Carolinas Medical Center.

Police seized the weapons used in the shooting, the report states, no charges have been filed pending further investigation.

More on Parmalee on Alternative Addiction

News Comments


Post a comment:
Comment Policy: We encourage comments and look forward to hearing from you. Please note that Alternative Addiction may, in our sole discretion, remove comments if they are off topic or inappropriate.








Please read more about this tragic situation at
Posted by Jeff on Wednesday, September 22, 2010 at 10:28:11 PM

Scott is Matt, the lead singer's, brother and he was shot 3 times. once in the shoulder, another in the stomach and a 3rd in the leg.
Posted by nikki on Wednesday, September 22, 2010 at 4:13:02 PM

Gerard Way Performs 'No Shows' On Conan

Gerard Way performed the single "No Shows" on Conan, the latest to be taken off of his debut solo record "Hesitant Alien". 


Counting Crows Announce Winter Tour Dates

After releasing the highly anticipated "Somewhere Under Wonderland" album this September with a debut at #6 on the Billboard Top 200, Counting Crows will be continuing their Somewhere Under Wonderland tour this Winter with dates across the Midwest. 

New Muse Album To Feature 'Fat Bass Disto...
My Silent Bravery Releases New Video, New...
Former A Rocket to the Moon Frontman Enjo...
Colony House Carry a Big Legacy
Rival Sons Announce New Album and New U.S...
AA Podcast: Night Riots Edition
Sleeperstar Release New Song
Coming Up Denver: My Body Sings Electric
From Humble Beginnings To Walking With Giants
AA Interview: Meet The Skylit Letter
Midi Matilda Explain Retro Sound
Ben Rector Talks The Walking In Between
No Home but The Road- An interview with L...
The Uncommon Year For Not Tonight Josephine
The Next Mainstream Rock Staple: Red Line...

Search AA News

Enter Keyword Below:




Browse News Archive

Select A Month:
Select A Year:




Site Map | Facebook | Twitter | | Donate | Privacy Statement | Advertise | Contact Us
2014 Alternative Addiction LLC