Denmark, SC (WLTX) - Bond has been set for four Bamberg men that have been charged with assault and battery with intent to kill and possession of a weapon during the commission of a violent crime.
Bamberg Police said the incident started over a female. Police said 4 men got into an argument with the victim, a 32-year-old Denmark man. According to officials the 4 men then went to Bamberg where they retrieved a handgun and returned to Denmark. Police said the men started arguing again which led to the shooting and the victim was shot in the arm.
Bamberg County Officers heard Denmark police describe the suspects' vehicle as it left town. Officers stopped the vehicle on Carmel Church Cemetery Road. Police said they recovered the firearm on the side of the road.
Officials believe 18-year-old Shamalle James fired the shot that hit the man. His bond has been set at $25,000.
Bond was set at $15,000 for 21-year-old Rodney Selby Lewis, 20-year-old Querockis Daytwan Verner, and 20-year-old Steven Eric Bostic.
The victim sustained no life threatening injuries.