Attempted murder suspect arrested in Florence County

Ricky Labradford Walker

BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C. (WCBD) — A Lowcountry man wanted on several counts of attempted murder is in police custody.

Ricky Labradford Walker was arrested in Florence County on Wednesday, January 24.

The five counts of attempted murder stems from a December 12, 2017, incident in the St. Stephen.

“Community tips, investigative efforts and the U.S. Marshals’ Task Force assisted by the Florence County Sheriff’s Office located Walker earlier this evening,” officials said in a social media post.

We’re told Walker will be held at the Florence County Jail pending transfer to the Hill Finklea Detention Center.

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