Deputies respond to shots fired call, find victim

RICHLAND COUNTY, S.C. (WOLO) – Richland County deputies said they found a man shot on Southern Drive overnight.

Deputies say around 10:30 p.m. they responded to 1050 Southern Drive after reports of shots fired in the neighborhood.

A male victim suffering from a gunshot wound to the lower body was taken to Palmetto Health Richland Hospital, deputies say.

His condition is not known.

To receive up to $1000 for information about the crime or if you know the identity of the suspect (s), citizens are encouraged to contact CRIMESTOPPERS in any of the following ways: call 888-CRIME-SC (888-274-6372), text to CRIMES (274637), and mark the beginning of the message with “TIPSC,” followed by the tip information or go to: www.midlandscrimestoppers.com, and click on the “Submit a tip” tab.

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