Teen hospitalized following shooting on Johns Island

JOHNS ISLAND, S.C (WCBD) -Charleston Police responded to a shooting approximately 9:30 p.m. Friday on Yost Lane in Island Estates.

According to authorities, a 16-year-old male was shot in the left shoulder area.

The victim was transported to the hospital with a non-life threatening injury.

A media release for the Charleston County Police Department states that three juvenile males were walking to a friend’s house on Yost Lane when a car slowly passed them.

After the car passed the juveniles, a person in the vehicle fired two shots at them, striking one of young men in the left shoulder area.

Detectives are currently gathering more information on the incident.

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