The second suspect in a armed robbery and shooting Friday at a St. Helena Island home is in custody.
Byron Rasheem Moultrie, 22, was arrested late Tuesday at a home on Hogarth Street in Beaufort, according to a news release from the Beaufort County Sheriff's Office. He has been charged with attempted murder, armed robbery, discharging a firearm in a dwelling and possession of a firearm during the commission of a violent crime.
The first suspect, 18-year-old A-Tray Holmes, was arrested Saturday upon his release from Beaufort Memorial Hospital, where he was treated for a gunshot wound he sustained during the thwarted robbery attempt of Brian Bryan's home on Reunion Road.
Moultrie and Holmes allegedly entered 27-year-old Bryan's home just before 10 p.m. Friday. Once inside, Moultrie shot his gun at Bryan, who shot back and chased the suspects from his home.
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Holmes was arrested and charged with armed robbery on Saturday. Charges of attempted murder, discharge of a firearm within a dwelling and possession of a firearm while committing a violent crime were added Monday.
Moultrie is being held for prosecution in lieu of $100,000 bond, according to the Beaufort County Detention Center log. Holmes is being held for prosecution in lieu of $150,000 bond.
Additional charges or arrests are pending as the investigation continues.