Myrtle Beach police investigate Kings Hwy gunshots, wounded man in hospital

News

Investigators believe a shooting victim at a local hospital and reports of shots fired on Kings Highway are related.

The Myrtle Beach Police Department is investigating what happened to a person who showed up at a local hospital with apparent gunshot wounds Thursday night.

Corporal Tom Vest of MBPD says the department is also investigating a report of shots fired in the area of 28th Avenue North and Kings Highway. The shots fired call came in around 8:45 p.m. Thursday.

Cpl. Vest said on Friday morning police believe the incidents are connected. No further information is available at this time.

Count on News13 as new developments come into the newsroom.

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Dowloand Our News Apps

FREE News & Weather Apps

Get the StormTracker13 Weather App

Download Now:

Get the News13 News App

Download Now: