BERKELEY COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - A woman has been arrested and charged with attempted murder after allegedly intentionally running over another woman, according to the Berkeley County Sheriff's Office.
Katrina Mead, 20, was arrested in connection with the incident.
Deputies responded to the 300 block of Winding Road in the Moncks Corner area of Berkeley County on Saturday. Witnesses provided voluntary written statements saying Mead purposely sped up and drove toward the victim, knocking her into a fence.
Mead had a blank stare on her face before fleeing the scene and was later located at her home by Berkeley County deputies according to the incident report. The reason for the altercation is not yet known.
Mead fled the incident location on foot and ran along a ditch line towards Marshall Acres, deputies say. Berkeley County Sheriff's Office K9 units responded and ran a track to locate Mead.
The female victim, who is acquaintance of Mead, suffered six broken ribs, a fractured humerus, a partially collapsed lung and a skull fracture according to the incident report. She was transported to Trident Hospital in North Charleston for treatment.
Mead was transported to the Hill Finklea Detention Center and booked pending service of a warrant for attempted murder. A bond hearing was scheduled for Sunday.
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