Sheriff's office investigating 2 in Colleton construction shooting

COLLETON COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - The Colleton County Sheriff's Office says they are investigating two people in connection with a shooting at a construction yard in Colleton County over the weekend.

Sheriff George Malone says investigators are looking at two people of interest for the shooting that left one man shot three times. Malone says there have been no arrests and a motive has not been established.

Just before 5 a.m. Saturday, the Colleton County Sheriff's Office says they got a call from a man that had just been shot, three times, while working in the yard of a construction company.

The 64-year-old man told authorities he was loading a piece of heavy equipment for a future job when someone came up from behind him and shot him in the head.

Authorities say the three shots that where fired hit the victim in the head and in the shoulder area.

Authorities ask if anyone has information in the case to contact the Colleton County Sheriff's Office or CrimeStoppers at 843-554-1111.

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