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      Dillon man charged with attempted murder

      Police say Derek Jones shot Bethea in the back.

      A Dillon man remains behind bars, facing several charges, including attempted murder.

      Investigators tell NewsChannel 15 Ebony Bethea, 28, was shopping at Citi Trends on Raford Boulevard in Dillon Monday evening when her ex-boyfriend walked in and started arguing with her.

      Police say that's when Derek Jones, 33, shot Bethea in the back. The store's surveillance camera's recorded some of the incident.

      Bethea was rushed to a local hospital where she continues to be treated for her injuries. Her condition has not been released.

      Jones has been charged with attempted murder. Police have also charged Jones with a felon in possession of a firearm during the commission of a violent crime and discharging a firearm within city limits.

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