Sheriff: Person shot during melee inside Ladson nightclub

Published: Dec. 20, 2012 at 12:12 PM EST|Updated: Dec. 20, 2012 at 7:26 PM EST
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LADSON, SC (WCSC) - The Charleston County Sheriff's Office is investigating after shots were fired, and one person was hit, during a disturbance inside a Ladson nightclub Thursday morning.

Major Jim Brady with the sheriff's office said deputies responded to the Game Room, located at 3792 Ladson Road, just after 3 a.m. after receiving reports of a shooting.

Brady said deputies were told by witnesses that a disturbance and several assaults occurred inside the club. As a result, several people fired shots inside and from the front door of the Game Room.

Brady said two people suffered minor injuries from assaults, and one person was taken to Summerville Medical Center with two gunshot wounds to the hip.

Detectives were still on scene investigating the incident around 10 a.m. Thursday.

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