Deputies with the Richland County Sheriff’s Department are investigating a drive-by shooting in the St. Andrews Road area of Richland County that left one man hospitalized Friday night.
Deputies responding to a call just before 8 p.m. of shots being fired in the 1500 block of Farrington Way found a man injured from apparent gunshot wounds, according to department spokesman Curtis Wilson.
The victim, Wilson said, had just come out of his apartment and was walking down a sidewalk when a vehicle pulled up. Someone from inside the vehicle shot at the man, striking him in his lower body.
The victim, who has not been identified, was taken to Palmetto Health Richland with non-life-threatening injuries.
Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 1-(888)-274-6373.