BREAKING: One person injured in early morning shooting in Beech Island

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The Richmond County Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting at Heritage Apartments.

AIKEN COUNTY, SC (WJBF ) – The Aiken County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an early morning shooting that sent one person to the hospital.

Officials say the shooting happened just before 1:30 Friday morning in the 200 Block of Green Road in Beech Island.

When Deputies arrived on scene, they found a male victim inside the home suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. The victim was found shot once in the arm.

Deputies also found where bullets struck the victim’s home and adjacent home. No other injuries were reported.

The suspects fled in an unknown direction in a small black sedan. The victim was taken to a local hospital and is in stable condition.

The investigation is still ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Aiken County Sheriff’s Office at 803-648-6811. Individuals may also call Crimestoppers of the Midlands at  1 – 888-CRIME-SC or 1- 888-274-6372.



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