MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WBTW) — A person shot by a store employee during an attempted armed robbery in the Market Common was still undergoing treatment on Monday, according to Myrtle Beach police.
The person was shot late Friday afternoon in the 900 block of Hackler Street, according to Cpl. Chris Starling with the Myrtle Beach Police Department. After the shooting, investigators appeared to be focusing their attention on Jacob the Jeweler, a business at 981 Hackler St.
The name of the person who was shot has not been released.
No other details were immediately available.
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