Man Wanted in Connection to Florence County Shooting in April Arrested in Maryland

A man who was wanted in connection to a shooting in April in Florence is in custody. David  Lee Simpson is charged with attempted murder, third-degree assault and battery, discharging a firearm into a dwelling, possession of a weapon during a violent crime and discharging a firearm in the city. Simpson was arrested on Tuesday by law enforcement in  La Plata, Maryland. Simpson’s charges are from two incidents on West Marion Street in April. He was denied bond and is being held at the Florence County Detention Center.