Police investigating after man on bicycle shot in the leg in North Charleston

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Police officers are investigating after a man riding a bike was shot in the leg in North Charleston Monday night.

It happened shortly before 8 p.m. when officers responded to the 1500 block of Sumner Avenue where they located the victim.

"The male victim was uncooperative with officers but alleges that he was riding his bicycle on Sumner Ave when an unknown male fired several shots at him," NCPD officials said.

The victim was transported to Trident Hospital for treatment.

Police are continuing the investigation.

An emergency call for the incident came in at 7:12 p.m.

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