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Deputies searching for shooting suspect

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RICHLAND COUNTY, SC (WIS) -

Richland County sheriff's deputies are looking for a person who shot a man Saturday morning.

Sgt. Curtis Wilson with the Richland County Sheriff's Department says it happened just before 8 a.m. in the 3600 block of Percival Road.

Wilson says the victim was approached by a man with a handgun. The man demanded money and then reportedly shot the victim in the lower body.

The victim is at a hospital with non life threatening injuries.

Wilson says the suspect left after the shooting.

Deputies are talking with witnesses, and working to get a description of the suspect.

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