Man arrested in connection to Myrtle Beach stabbing

David Russell Jayroe

A homeless man is behind bars at J. Reuben Long detention center following a stabbing that happened Friday night in Myrtle Beach.

David Russell Jayroe, 30, was booked at J. Reuben Long

Monday night at 11:08 p.m. His bond is set at $10,000 for an attempted murder charge, according to the jail's website.

He is also charged with petit or simple larceny under $2,000. His bond for that charge is $781.00.

The stabbing happened Friday night in the woods, a Myrtle Beach police report says.

The victim told officers he and Jayroe were fighting over a tobacco bag, when the victim was stabbed with an unknown object in the stomach.

The victim was taken to Grand Strand Regional Medical Center for treatment of his injuries.