No injuries after home struck by gunfire in N. Charleston; officers find several rounds on road

VIDEO: No injuries after home struck by gunfire in North Charleston

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Police officers found several rounds of ammunition after a home in North Charleston was struck by gunfire.

Police responded shortly after 11 p.m. to the area of Chesterfield Road and East Montague Avenue where the shots were reported, according to North Charleston Police spokesman Spencer Pryor.

Officers learned a home in the 1200 block of East Montague was struck by a bullet but the person who was inside the home was not injured, he said. Police found multiple shell casings in the roadway between Mixon Avenue and Park Circle, Pryor said.

Police do not have any description of a gunman or a vehicle involved, but the investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 843-554-1111.

Police respond to report of residence hit by bullets

On Monday night, police responded to the 1200 block of East Montague for a home hit by gunfire.

When officers arrived they spoke to the homeowner who said at 10:50 p.m., she was in her bedroom when she heard multiple “pop” sounds outside of her home.

A short time later, the woman said she walked into her dining room and saw a hole in her wall.

Officers also found a bullet hole in the window of the dining room, a small dent mark in the living room which appeared to be a ricochet from a bullet round and a projectile from a bullet on the floor.

Police say they also discovered two 9 mm rounds outside the home and a round on a nearby corner.

Authorities also reported finding ten 9 mm rounds and eleven rifle rounds on East Montague Avenue.

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