Police investigating shooting in North Charleston

Published: Apr. 2, 2015 at 6:47 AM EDT|Updated: Apr. 2, 2015 at 3:32 PM EDT
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(Photo source: Live 5)
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NORTH CHARLESTON (WCSC) - North Charleston Police are investigating after a man claimed he was shot during an attempted armed robbery.

According to officers, the shooting happened in the 5100 block of North Rhett Avenue, just before 1 a.m. Thursday.

Police say when they responded, they found a male victim with gunshot wounds lying in the road.

The victim told police two men and a woman tried to rob him at a nearby mobile home park.  He says he started fighting with one of the suspects, when he was shot.

Officers say the victim was taken to MUSC for treatment.

The investigation is ongoing.

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