Teenager sought for shooting in attempted armed robbery

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - North Charleston police are investigating an attempted armed robbery where the victims were shot at by a teenager.

It happened around 7:45 Tuesday night near Goodman Street and Verde Avenue in Horizon Village. Officers stopped a group of men running who claimed that someone was shooting at them.

The victims said they were walking when the suspect, who was between 14 and 15, approached them and demanded their money. When they refused, police say the suspect hit one of them in the neck and then began firing bullets into the ground.

According to investigators, when the victims ran away, the suspect began shooting at them.

If you have any information you are asked to call Crime Stoppers at 554-1111.

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