The Calhoun County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public's help to locate a suspect in an attempted murder.

Virgil Dontrice Haggood, 30, is charged with attempted murder, possession of a weapon during a violent crime, and possession of a weapon by a convicted felon.

Deputies say Haggood shot a man back on June 17th, leaving the man in critical condition. He is known to frequent Orangeburg and Richland Counties and should be considered armed and dangerous, according to officers

Deputies are asking anyone with information to contact the Calhoun County Sheriff’s Office at 803-874-2741 or Crimestoppers anonymously in any of the following ways:

  • Call 888-CRIME-SC.
  • TEXT “TIPSC” to CRIMES (274637), followed by the tip information.
  • LOG ON to, and click on the red “Submit a Tip” tab.

Your tip could earn you a cash reward of up to $1,000 for information leading to the arrest of the person responsible for this crime.

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