FLORENCE COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – The suspect arrested in connection with a weekend shooting in Florence County has been identified.
According to a press release from the Florence County Sheriff’s Office, 37-year-old Maurice Durant, of Lynchburg, was arrested Sunday and charged with one count of attempted murder.
On Jan. 19 at 10:429 p.m., FCSO deputies were called to a shooting on Candy Lane. They were told the victim had been taken to the hospital for treatment.
According to witnesses, the shooting stemmed from an argument that happened during a family gathering, the release stated. The victim’s injuries were not believed to be life-threatening.
Durant is being held at the Florence County Detention Center on a $10,000 surety bond.