Cops: Man hitches ride, gets shot in leg

Published: May. 18, 2012 at 6:33 PM EDT|Updated: May. 18, 2012 at 6:38 PM EDT
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SUMMERVILLE, SC (WCSC) - Summerville police are investigating a shooting which happened off Ladson Road early Thursday morning.

Summerville Police Department officers say five men agreed to give a man a ride home from a bar in the 3700 block of Ladson Road around 2 a.m., but then drove him to the Limehouse Villas on Palermo Avenue and shot him in the leg.

The victim was not able to provide a description of the men in the vehicle or the type of vehicle they were driving, but said while he was inside the vehicle, one man held a gun to his head and the other held a gun to his leg.

He was taken to MUSC for treatment.  If you have any information regarding this crime, call Crime Stoppers at 554-1111.

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