Prosperity woman charged with attempted murder

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PROSPERITY — Loraine Hiller Bowers has been charged with attempted murder after hitting a male acquaintance with her car.

According to Chief David Beddingfield, on Dec. 30 on Pine Street in Prosperity, Bowers ran over a male acquaintance with her car, after which she fled. Witnesses at the scene called 911, and the victim was transported to Richland Memorial by helicopter.

Bowers was taken into custody at her home and is currently being held at the Newberry County Detention Center.


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