Deputies: Hemingway man arrested on murder, weapon charge

Deputies: Hemingway man arrested on murder, weapon charge

HEMINGWAY, SC (WCSC) - Deputies in Williamsburg County arrested a 22-year-old man in connection with murder and weapon charges.

Frankie Hampton, Jr., of Hemingway, was arrested Monday according to court documents.

Investigators say Hampton fatally shot another 22-year-old man who was attempting to leave a location along Highway 41 in Hemingway. The victim, who has not been identified, suffered at least one gunshot wound to the back of the head, court documents state.

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