Assault Arrest Made
Updated: Friday, January 4 2013, 11:19 AM EST
On December 25, 2012 the Greenville County Sheriff’s Office responded to the Economy Inn located at 3905 Augusta Rd. in reference to an assault victim in room number 212.
Deputies located a male victim in front of the room suffering from a stab wound to the head.
The victim was transported to Greenville Memorial Hospital and underwent surgery for his injuries.
Investigators with the violent crimes unit have worked diligently to identify the person responsible for this crime.
On January 3, 2013 the Greenville County Sheriff’s Office charged and arrested 28 year old Joshua Lamar Edwards with Attempted Murder, Kidnapping, Burglary, Armed Robbery and Possession of a weapon during a violent crime.
Edwards is currently being held in the Greenville County Detention Center without bond.