Teen charged with attempted murder in shooting of fellow teen

A 16-year-old Bennettsville boy is charged with Attempted Murder in the shooting of a 17-year-old boy Saturday morning on Miles Street in Bennettsville, according to Lt. Larry Turner with the Bennettsville Police Department.

The 16-year-old has been charged as an adult, but is being held at the SC Department of Juvenile Justice because of his age, Turner said.

He added the investigation is ongoing, and more arrests are possible.