RCSD: Man shot early Friday morning during drug deal

04/25/2014 10:26 AM

04/25/2014 10:27 AM

Richland County Sheriff’s deputies are investigating an early morning shooting they say happened during a drug deal.

“A man was shot in the lower body during a drug transaction,” Sgt. Curtis Wilson, a Sheriff’s Department spokesman, said. “We are still questioning witnesses and the victim.”

The incident occured around 7:30 a.m. Friday morning at 737 Arrow Wood.

Sgt. Wilson said the victim was transported to Lexington Medical with non-life threatening injuries.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crimestoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC.

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