LITTLE RIVER, S.C. (WBTW) — One person was taken into custody Sunday afternoon after another person was shot in an incident that sparked a large police presence at the Summer Chase apartment complex in Little River, according to Horry County Police Lt. Danny Furr.
The victim sustained only minor injuries and is expected to be OK, Furr told a News13 reporter at the scene. The suspect, who had to be removed from the apartment, has not been identified by police, who said the person was inside an apartment when they arrived.
HCPD said the incident was the result of a domestic violence situation at the apartments, which are located on the 3900 block of Horseshoe Road. Residents were advised to remain indoors during the afternoon while officers carried out their investigation, HCPD said in a social media post.
Spokesperson Mikayla Moskov said people in the apartment building were notified of the investigation and given the option to leave the area. HCPD did not provide any other details on the investigation that involved patrol officers, detectives and special operations team members.
This is a developing story. Count on News13 for updates.