2 sent to hospital after stabbing in Barnwell

BARNWELL COUNTY, SC (WFXG) - Barnwell Police are investigating a stabbing that sent two people to the hospital Tuesday night.

The stabbing happened around 9 p.m. at Country Park Manor, according to police. One of the victims was stabbed in the back near the shoulder. The other victim had a cut above the right eyebrow.

The victims were transported to separate hospitals, said Barnwell Police Chief Todd Gantt. Both are expected to recover fully.

Investigators have identified a suspect, Gantt said, but the suspect's identity is not being released. He will face two charges of attempted murder.