Beaufort News

2 arrested on attempted murder charges

Two men sought in connection with a May River Road shooting turned themselves in to the Beaufort County Sheriff's Office on Wednesday.

Derrick Dupont, 19, and Kadeem Zeigler, 18, both of Simmonsville Road in Bluffton, were charged with attempted murder in the Oct. 7 shooting of Julian Dobbins on May River Road. Zeigler also is charged with possession of a firearm during the commission of a violent crime.

Dupont and Zeigler are each being held on $30,000 bonds, according to the Beaufort County Detention Center log.

Dobbins, who was shot in the back with a shotgun, has been released from the hospital after being treated for his injuries.