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Two arrested for attempted murder in August shootings

Terry Brown (Source: FCSO) Terry Brown (Source: FCSO)
Joseph Simmons (Source: FCSO) Joseph Simmons (Source: FCSO)

FLORENCE COUNTY, SC (WMBF) Deputies in Florence County have arrested two men in connection to a series of incidents back in August, according to officials.

Capt. Mike Nunn, spokesman for the Florence County Sheriff's Office, said Terry Lee Brown, 43, of Scranton and Joseph Antoine Simmons, 25, of Olanta are facing several charges in connection to shootings along Eugene Street and Rae Street near Lake City on Aug. 20.

Nunn said the pair fired numerous shots into an occupied vehicle on Rae Street and also struck an occupied home on Eugene Street.

Brown has been charged with two counts of attempted murder, one count of discharging firearms into a dwelling and one count of discharging firearms into a vehicle.

Simmons has been charged with two counts of attempted murder, one count of discharging firearms into a dwelling, one count of discharging a firearm into a vehicle, one count of armed robbery with a deadly weapon and one count of ill treatment of an animal.

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