Georgetown County deputies investigating shooting

Published: Jul. 18, 2022 at 9:40 PM EDT|Updated: Jul. 19, 2022 at 10:01 AM EDT
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GEORGETOWN COUNTY, S.C. (WCSC) - Deputies in Georgetown County are investigating a Monday night shooting after the victim showed up at the hospital.

Sheriff’s office spokesman Jason Lesley said deputies responded to a report of a shooting victim arriving at Tidelands Georgetown Memorial Hospital at approximately 7:30 p.m.

On Tuesday morning, Lesley provided an update on the investigation saying the shooting happened at a home on Savannah Street.

Lesley said the victim was a juvenile who was “seriously injured” in the shooting.

Deputies have also identified another juvenile as the suspected shooter and are actively searching for him, Lesley said.

Anyone with information should contact the Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office at 843-546-5102.

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