The Orangeburg County Sheriff's department announced the arrest of Carlos Andrew Gaines before 5 p.m. Tuesday. A bond hearing will be held Wednesday at 8:30 a.m.
- PREVIOUS REPORTING -Orangeburg County Sheriff's deputies are looking for a man wanted in connection with an attempted murder that happened late last month.
Officers were called to the Regional Medical Center around 1 p.m. on August 23 after a 27-year-old man arrived with a gunshot wound to the abdomen, according to Sheriff Leroy Ravenell.
Authorities say Carlos Andrew Gaines, 28, and the 27-year-old were involved in a fight at a Kearse Drive Address on August 23.
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Sheriff Ravenell said Gaines followed the victim outside the residence and fired two shots, which struck the victim in the shoulder and abdomen.
Gaines is approximately 5 feet, 8 inches tall and weighs about 165 pounds. Ravenell said Gaines is known to wear a gold grill.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crimestoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC.