MARLBORO COUNTY, S.C. (WBTW) — A South Carolina man allegedly assaulted a man with a sword Wednesday near Bennettsville, according to the Marlboro County Sheriff’s Office.

Emmanuel Singleton, 45, of Cheraw, was arrested and charged with attempted murder and possession of a weapon during the commission of a violent crime in reference to the assault, according to deputies. He was taken into custody near Tatum and taken to the Marlboro County Detention Center on a $75,000 bond. If he posts bond he will be required to wear GPS monitoring, deputies said.

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Deputies were called Wednesday to a home on Hickory Grove Road for the assault. The victim was taken to an out-of-state hospital to have surgeries for his injuries, according to the sheriff’s office.

No other information was immediately available.