A shooting on Friday evening off Broad River Road claimed one life.
Details are limited while Richland County Sheriff’s Department investigates, but what is known is that around 8 p.m. deputies responded to a shooting at the 800 block of Beatty Road.
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Beatty Road cuts beside the Walmart Neighborhood Market on Broad River. The Petan Apartments are located at the 800 block of Beatty Road. The complex is near St. Andrews Park, a public recreation area that features a tennis courts, baseball fields and a swimming pool.
Around 10 p.m. a spokesperson from RCSD said one individual was shot and had died as a result of their injuries. The investigation is ongoing.
The initial response to the incident was shown on the popular A&E show Live PD, according to social media posts by fans of the show.