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Beaufort police arrest man for attempted murder

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Quinton Ventress was arrested in Beaufort and charged with attempted murder (Source: Beaufort Police Department). Quinton Ventress was arrested in Beaufort and charged with attempted murder (Source: Beaufort Police Department).
BEAUFORT, SC (WTOC) -

Beaufort police arrested Quinton Ventress, 20, Friday for attempted murder, attempted armed robbery and possession of a firearm during the commission of a violent crime.

The incident occurred on Oct. 3 at the Spanish Trace Apartments.

Ventress and another suspect were attempting to rob a man in the complex when the man escaped. Shots were then fired.

Ventress was also charged with possession of crack cocaine, which was discovered in his pocket during the arrest.

Ventress's accomplice is still at large.

Anyone with more information about the case is asked to call Investigator Bill Carter at 843.322.7966 or the Anonymous Tip Line at 843.322.7938

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