FLORENCE, S.C. – Investigators have charged a Florence man with the Sept. 9 shooting of another Florence man on South Fifth Street.
Florence County Sheriff’s Office SWAT team members and other deputies on Wednesday arrested William Anthony Brockington. He is charged with attempted murder and possession of a weapon during the commission of a violent crime, according to a media advisory from the Florence County Sheriff’s Office.
Brockington is charged with shooting the victim “multiple times following a verbal altercation,” Maj. Mike Nunn wrote in the advisory.
The victim was taken to a hospital. Brockington remains at the Florence County Detention Center awaiting a bond hearing.