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Suspect in attempted strangling turns himself in

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CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) -

A North Charleston man wanted in the attempted murder of a woman has surrendered himself to law enforcement officials, a representative for the Charleston Police Department says.

Kennier Wiggins was wanted for attempted murder, kidnapping and possession of a weapon during the commission of a violent crime. Police say he held a knife to the throat of a woman he knew, bound her and tried to strangle her in a Hanover Street apartment on Dec. 17.

The 35-year-old surrendered himself on Monday morning. 

The investigation in ongoing, the representative says.

Bond for his charge of having a knife during the commission of a violent crime has been set at $100,000. Bond has not been set for his two other charges. 

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