Deputies with the Florence County Sheriff’s Office have in custody a man they are calling a “person of interest” in an attempted murder investigation.
According to a press release, deputies have detained Eric Edward Boyle of 2204 1/2 Peniel Road, Timmonsville, SC following a traffic stop Saturday afternoon.
This is in connection to an alleged attempted murder that occurred Saturday at 3313 West Palmetto Street in Florence. The victim, in that case, was stabbed several times.
Investigators say that the suspect fled the scene in the victim’s silver 2012 Toyota Camry with S.C. license plate IKM 465.
Anyone with knowledge or information about the case is asked to contact Investigators at (843) 665-2121, ext. 373.