Deputies investigating overnight shooting, suspect still on the run

Deputies investigating overnight shooting, suspect still on the run

COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) - Richland County deputies are investigating an overnight shooting that left one in the hospital and a suspect on the run.

Deputies with Richland County Sheriff's Department say they met up with the victim at about 12:30 a.m. at the Lexington Medical Center.

They were able to determine that the victim was in a verbal argument with someone when that person pulled out a gun and shot the victim in the lower body.

The victim was taken to the Lexington Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries. It is not clear at this time who took the victim to the medical center.

Deputies continue to search for the suspect.

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