GCSO arrests attempted murder suspect

Bone (Source: Georgetown County Sheriff's Office)
Bone (Source: Georgetown County Sheriff's Office)

GEORGETOWN COUNTY, SC (WMBF) The Georgetown County Sheriff's Office has arrested the suspect in an attempted murder just hours after asking the public for help in locating him.

Carrie Cuthbertson, spokesperson for the Georgetown County Sheriff's Office, said they were searching for 59-year-old Hubert Bone, Jr. of the Georgetown community in connection with an attempted murder.

Bone, Jr. was taken into custody Saturday morning without incident, Cuthbertson said, but it's unknown if he'll face additional charges.

Cuthbertson said Bone stabbed a female victim Friday causing a laceration to the head. She was transported to Georgetown Memorial Hospital for treatment, and her condition is unknown at this time.

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