Anderson Man Charged With Alleged Assault/Attempted Murder

An Anderson Man is behind bars for alleged Assault Attempted Murder. Monday The Laurens County Sheriff’s Office arrested 24-year-old Devin Xavier Hawkins of Nottingham Way for the alleged offense. According to the arrest warrant on February 14th Hawkins and codefendant Stephan Wayne Kneece, allegedly did assault the victim multiple times with their fist at the same time and during the struggle, the victim was shot in the upper thigh by a firearm. Devin Hawkins remained in the Johnson Detention Center this morning with Bond Denied.