Man Arrested, Charged With Attempted Murder After Chester County Shooting

CHESTER COUNTY, S.C. — A man has been arrested and charged with attempted murder after a Chester County shooting injured one person Thursday.

The Chester County deputies arrived in the Circle Drive area of Richburg after receiving a call around 6:30 p.m. stating a man had been shot.

After an investigation, deputies arrested Malik Stewart in connection with the shooting.

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Stewart was transported to the Chester County Detention Center and will be charged with Attempted Murder and Possession of a Firearm During a Violent Crime, according to Chester County officials.

The victim was taken to Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill with a gunshot wound. Deputies say the victim is in good condition.