Timmonsville man arrested in connection with shooting
Florence County, S.C. (WPDE) —
Deputies arrested Robert Askins Jr., 22, Wednesday morning and charged him with attempted murder in connection with a shooting three weeks ago on Orange Street in Timmonsville , according to Timmonsville Police Chief Billy Brown.
Brown said Askins shot the man as the man was running away.
Florence County Detention Center booking reports a show Askins is also charged with armed robbery, conspiracy, unlawful carrying of a weapon, possession of a weapon during the commission of a violent crime and accessory before the fact of a felon.
He remains at the detention center awaiting a bond hearing.