Person stabbed multiple times in the Pee Dee; suspect in custody

Person stabbed multiple times in the Pee Dee; suspect in custody

LAKE CITY, S.C. (WMBF) – A suspect is in custody following a stabbing Friday morning in Lake City.

According to a news release from the Lake City Police Department, officers responded to Samuel Street at around 2:30 a.m. and found one victim with multiple stab wounds.

The victim was transported to a local hospital for treatment. Their condition was not released.

According to the release, 49-year-old Heyward Burroughs, Jr. was detained by responding officers and is charged with attempted murder.

The SLED Crime Scene Unit responded to process the crime scene, police said.

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