Deputies: Man shot in Colleton Co.

COLLETON COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - The Colleton County Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting which happened Wednesday night.

According to sheriff's office spokesman Ted Stanfield, the shooting happened off Hendersonville Highway near Yemassee.

Stanfield said a male victim was taken to the hospital after being shot in the leg.

The victim has been treated and released to the hospital.

The incident is under investigation and there are no suspects yet, Stanfield added.

More information is expected to be released later Thursday.

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