Lancaster County Police Investigate A Shooting, 1 Man With Severe Injuries

LANCASTER, S.C. — Lancaster Police officers say they responded to reports of shots fired shortly before 9:30 p.m. on Wednesday, December 30th on Woodland Drive to find a man suffering from an apparent gunshot wound.

Officers say the victim was taken to a local hospital to be treated for severe injuries and his condition is unknown at this time.

Detectives say witnesses saw a black man running north on Woodland Drive carrying a gun after the shooting .

Police say the investigation is active, and ask anyone with information on this incident to call the Lancaster Police Department at 803-283-1171, the Special Operations Unit at 803-283-1174, or the Anonymous Tip Line at 803-289-6040.