Cops: 20-year-old shot outside Walterboro apartments

WALTERBORO, SC (WCSC) - Walterboro Public Safety is investigating another shooting at the Druid Hill II apartment complex.

Investigators say the shooting happened early Sunday, just before 1 a.m. in the parking lot at 189 Beach Road.  Officers arrived on scene to find 20-year-old man suffering from a gunshot wound to his right forearm, yelling "they shot me!"

The victim told police when he heard shooting "[he] ran, [and] didn't see anything."

Officers said there were a number of "very uncooperative" people in the parking lot.

The victim was taken to hospital for treatment.  The investigation is ongoing.

It was the second reported shooting at the apartments in June.  On June 17, officers responded to reports of a shooting and found a gun at an apartment building's stairwell.  A report states than apartment's window, shutter and overhang were found to be struck by a bullet.

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