Laurens Man Charged with Attempted Murder

The laurens Police Department booked 25 year old Milton Defonta Young Jr. of Laurens Glenn Apartments, 900 Church Street Laurens into the Johnson Detention Center yesterday charged with attempted murder. The warrant states Young commited attempted murder by verbally threatening to throw the victim and physically attempting to throw the victim from a second level breezeway of an apartment building to a concrete surface below which is reasonable to believe the fall would cause great bodily harm or death . The incident occurred at Laurens Glenn Apartments. The victim suffered minor injuries. Milton Young, Jr. is being held on a $100 thousand dollar bond.