NCPD: Man exits car on interstate, fires shots at his own vehicle

NCPD: Man exits car on interstate, fires shots at his own vehicle

NORTH CHARLESTON (WCSC) - Authorities are investigating after shots were fired on the I-526, I-26 merge.

Investigators say a man exited his car and started firing shots at it as he ran away, stating "people are after me," shortly after 7 a.m.

The man ran into the wood line but was taken into custody when he reappeared to get his weapon, which he dropped, authorities say.

He was taken to a hospital for evaluation.

Officers say they haven't found evidence of anyone else being involved in the incident.

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