Man charged with attempted murder after Florence shooting

Pee Dee Crime

FLORENCE, SC (WBTW) – A man has been charged with attempted murder after a shooting in Florence.

Julian Cortez McElveen was located at a home on Travis Court and was taken into custody without incident, the Florence Police Department said. He was taken to the Florence County Detention Center.

McElveen’s charges include:

  • attempted murder
  • possession of a weapon during a violent crime
  • possession of a stolen pistol
  • pointing and presenting a firearm
  • hit and run with minor personal injury
  • driving under suspension- 2nd offense

Officers with the FPD responded to the area of Ingram Street and Clement Street around 9:15 p.m. on Sunday for reports of shots fired, the FPD said. Officers found one victim in Northwest Park with injuries. This person was taken to a hospital with injuries that are not life-threatening.

An investigation is ongoing, Anyone with information is asked to contact the FPD at 843-665-3191.

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending stories

Dowloand Our News Apps

FREE News & Weather Apps

Get the StormTracker13 Weather App

Download Now:

Get the News13 News App

Download Now: