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2 woman formally indicted after alleged stabbing in Myrtle Beach

Laqueta Enaj Harrell. Source: J. Reuben Long Detention Center. Laqueta Enaj Harrell. Source: J. Reuben Long Detention Center.
Hakina Alston. Source: HCPD Hakina Alston. Source: HCPD

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – Two women who were arrested and charged in connection with a stabbing at a Myrtle Beach home on March 30 have been indicted on attempted murder charges this month.

Hakina Tinakwa Alston, 26, of Myrtle Beach, was arrested as a co-defendant in the attempted murder case, according to Lt. Raul Denis with Horry County Police.

According to warrants, Alston provided transportation from the scene of stabbing for Laqueta Harrell, the co-defendant who allegedly stabbed the 31-year-old victim in the back. Harrell, also known as "Killa," was arrested at a hotel on Highway 501 on April 2, and is facing attempted murder charges.

Alston is being charged with accessory after the fact and accessory before the fact to attempted murder.

On July 16, Hakina Alston was indicted by an Horry County Grand Jury for accessory before the fact of a felony, accessory after the fact to a felony.  The indictments allege that Alston “advised or agreed with or urged or hired or in some way aided, counseled or encouraged” Harrell in committing attempted murder. It also alleged Alston harbored or assisted Harrell after the felony was committed.

Laqueta Harrell was indicted by the Grand Jury on attempted murder and first-degree burglary.

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