Three Fountains, SC (Paul Kirby) – The Cayce Department of Public Safety is investigating a shooting involving a juvenile that occurred at approximately 1:30 p.m. Friday afternoon. According to Public Safety Director Byron Snellgrove, the shooting happened in the 100 block of Stone Cross Court in the Hunters Mill subdivision near Three Fountains.
EMS, fire, and law enforcement officers responded to the home at that location. The juvenile, who was apparently wounded in the incident, was treated by EMS and firefighters and then transported to a local medical facility for treatment. The condition of the child is not currently being released.
According to Chief Snellgrove, his department will most likely transfer the investigation of this incident to the SC Law Enforcement Division. He did not say why his department would not be taking the lead role in this case.
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