A man was charged with attempted murder stemming from a June 19 incident, according to the Florence County Sheriff’s Office.
Florence resident Joshua Eaddy, 19, was arrested and denied bond by a Florence County Magistrate Monday, said public information officer Maj. Michael Nunn.
Eaddy was allegedly driving a vehicle in the the area of Hoffmeyer Road in Florence, when he got into an altercation with a passenger that he’s accused of shooting with a handgun, said Maj. Nunn.
The man who was shot was taken to an area hospital in a private passenger vehicle, where he remains in critical condition, said Maj. Nunn, adding investigators were contacted by the staff at the hospital’s emergency room.
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Eaddy’s being held at the Florence County Detention Center, said Maj. Nunn, adding the investigation is ongoing, and additional charges and arrests are possible.