Suspect sought for shooting man multiple times at Beaufort Co. home

BEAUFORT COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - The Beaufort County Sheriff's Office is searching for a suspect who shot a man multiple times at a home in Burton.

On Thursday just before 11 p.m., deputies responded to a reported gunshot victim at a home on Coinbow Loop.

Authorities located a 32-year-old man in the living room of the house. The man was suffering from several gunshot wounds to his lower torso.

The victim said he was sitting in the living room when an unknown man came into the home through a rear door. Once inside, the suspect fired multiple rounds, several of which struck the victim.

The suspect then reportedly fled the area in an unknown direction.

The victim was transported to the Beaufort Memorial Hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries. The sheriff's office says the victim's condition at the hospital remains undisclosed at this time.

Anyone with information is asked to call Investigator Sgt. A. Zsamar at (843) 255-3408 or Crime Stoppers at (843) 554-111.

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