Beaufort Police arrest attempted murder suspect

Crime & Safety

Jaquan Sanders, 23

BEAUFORT, S.C. (WSAV) – Officers with the Beaufort Police Department on Thursday arrested 23-year-old Jaquan Sanders, of Seabrook, on an outstanding warrant for attempted murder.

According to officials, the charge is a result of an investigation into a shooting at Parkview Apartments on May 22. Police say a 21-year-old man suffered a serious injury.  

Sanders was arrested without incident after a traffic stop.

Police say he was also in possession of marijuana, a 9 MM pistol, suspected MDMA, a digital scale and multiple baggies.

Police also charged Sanders with possession of a firearm during the commission of a violent crime and possession with intent to distribute marijuana.

Sanders was transported to the Beaufort County Detention Center, where he was denied bond for the attempted murder and firearms charges.

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