NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCBD) — North Charleston Police responded to a call around 8:00 p.m. Sunday in reference to a shooting.
Police say the victim explained he was cleaning his van in front of his home on Briarstone Court, when two men walked up and demanded money. One of the suspects had a small, black handgun.
When the victim explained he did not have money, one of the suspects hit him in the head. They then took the victim’s phone, and began shooting, hitting the victim in the left leg.
The suspects ran away.
The victim was taken to Trident Hospital after being treated by EMS.
This is the second shooting reported in North Charleston in 24 hours. The first one happened Saturday night and killed one person. No word if the two shootings are related.
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