At a prior hearing, Judge Mackie Hayes denied bond for Gurley, saying he is a danger to the community.
Gurley is also charged with distribution of cocaine and distribution of a controlled substance near a school. According to the Dillon County Sheriff's Office, Gurley sold drugs to an undercover agent in an investigation that began in June.
In July, the State Law Enforcement Division (SLED) also charged him with assault and battery of a high and aggravated nature, in relation to a report filed by Gurley's wife saying he threatened her with a knife.
He is currently being held in the Dillon County Detention Center.
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