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Deputies investigating Friday night shooting in West Ashley

Published: Oct. 23, 2021 at 6:12 AM EDT|Updated: Oct. 23, 2021 at 6:44 AM EDT
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CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCSC) - Authorities say they are investigating a Friday night shooting in West Ashley that injured one person.

The Charleston County Sheriff’s Office says they responded to a shooting in the 800 block of Elsey Drive around 11:18 p.m. Friday night.

Sheriff’s office spokesman Andrew Knapp says a person was shot in the leg while sitting on a porch. The person was taken to the hospital with “wounds that were not considered life-threatening.”

Deputies say there is no detailed suspect description, but witnesses described four males leaving the scene.

Anyone with information is asked to call Charleston County dispatch at 843-743-7200.

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