Beaufort News

2nd Bluffton teen charged with attempted murder

A Bluffton teen was arrested Wednesday after allegedly firing a handgun at residents at a Bluffton apartment complex Friday, according to a Beaufort County Sheriff's Office news release.

Jeremy Bernard Holmes, 17, faces charges of attempted murder and possession of a firearm during the commission of a violent crime in connection with the incident at Bluffton House apartments, according to the release. Earlier this week, Oseas Ivan Munoz, 19, of Bluffton also was arrested on the same charges.

Witnesses told deputies the teens matched the description of men seen firing multiple shots at an 18-year-old man and his mother, the release said. The investigation remains active.

Anyone with information is asked to call Investigator Cpl. J. Garcia at 843-255-3412 or the Beaufort County Dispatch Center at 843-524-2777.