Attempted Murder Charges

Spartanburg Man Arrested

Emily Gill
August 07, 2020 - 4:50 pm
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A Spartanburg man has been arrested on multiple charges, including attempted murder, following an altercation.

Spartanburg County Sheriff's deputies were called to Farley Avenue on August 4th around 6:30 PM where they found a man who had been shot in the leg.

The suspect, later identified as 35-year-old Christopher Duran Geter, and victim had been arguing, as confirmed by the victim and multiple witnesses.

Christopher Duran Geter - SCDC

Geter and the victim reportedly agreed to fight it out, but instead Geter took out a gun and fired it multiple times in front of witnesses and children.

The victim's leg injury was not described as life threatening.

​Geter was arrested Friday afternoon and charged with Possession of a Weapon during a Violent Crime, Possession of a Firearm/Ammunition by a Felon, Pointing/Presenting a Firearm, and Attempted Murder.

He is currently being held at the Spartanburg County Detention Center.


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