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Dillon man arrested for attempted murder

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DILLON, SC (WMBF) – According to a Dillon police report, 22 year old Ahmad Roqoine Rodgers was arrested on August 23rd for the attempted murder of his girlfriend after confronting her about ending their relationship.

Allegedly, before the shooting, Rodgers called and texted the victim demanding to meet. When the victim refused to confront Rodgers, he went to her house and hit her in the head with his gun when she answered the door.

Rodgers then began pointing the gun at the victim while challenging her to end their relationship. Soon after, he put the gun to her head and pulled the trigger.

Rodgers has been arrested for attempted murder and possession of a weapon during the commission of a violent crime.

The victim was transported by EMS to McLeod-Dillon Hospital, and there's no word on her current condition.

WMBF will keep you updated on this story as it continues to develop.

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