Florence police make arrest after hit-and-run, shooting left one injured

Pee Dee Crime

FLORENCE, S.C. (WBTW) — Florence police made an arrest Monday after a hit-and-run and shooting left one person injured.

Eric Eaddy was arrested and charged with discharging a firearm into a vehicle, hit-and-run with an occupied vehicle, driving under suspension, and habitual driving offender, according to police. More charges could be added.

Police were looking for a white Mercury Grand Marquis with tinted windows and after-market rims in connection to a hit-and-run and shooting that injured one person early Sunday morning in Florence, police said.

Police Capt. Mike Brandt said police initially responded at 12:12 a.m. to a report of a shooting in the 2000 block of West Evans Street in Florence. The victim was found there and taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, he said.

Officers later determined that the shooting happened in the 1800 block of West Evans Street and stemmed from a hit-and-run incident. No arrests have been made.

Anyone with information is asked to email Cpl. Herman or call 843-665-3191. Count on News13 for updates.

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