Suspect charged with attempted murder in connection to Darlington County nightclub shooting

Suspect charged with attempted murder in connection to Darlington County nightclub shooting
Deputies in Darlington County say they’ve arrested a suspect in connection to an overnight shooting. (Source: DCSO)

DARLINGTON, SC (WMBF) - Deputies in Darlington County say they’ve arrested a suspect in connection to an overnight shooting.

Investigators arrested Donnie Mumford Sunday and charged him with attempted murder, possession of a weapon during a violent crime, possession of a weapon of a convicted violent felon and unlawful carrying of a handgun in connection to the incident.

According to the Darlington County Sheriff’s Office, preliminary reports indicate an estranged husband located his wife inside the Carolina Nightlife Bar and Grill on Harry Byrd Highway and fired a handgun which struck her.

The victim was taken to a nearby hospital, suffering from non-life threatening injuries.

WMBF News will continue to update this developing story.

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