BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C. (WCBD) — The Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting.
Authorities responded to a home in the 200 block of Varner Ridge Lane at 12:19 a.m. on June 29 in reference to a shooting.
Deputies found a 17-year-old suffering from a gunshot wound to his right leg.
The victim told officials that the shooting was self-inflicted. Family members later said another 17-year-old was responsible for the shooting following a birthday party.
The shooting victim was transported by medics to Trident Medical Center.
We’ll continue to follow this story and provide updates when they become available.