TIMMONSVILLE, S.C. (WBTW) — Two people are facing charges after a shooting Tuesday night in Timmonsville, Police Chief Thomas McFadden said.
It happened after a 21-year-old and a 16-year-old male got into a fight just after 9 p.m. on Warren Street near a park, McFadden said.
The 16-year-old allegedly took a gun from a 21-year-old when the 21-year-old pulled out a second gun, according to McFadden. Both people shot at each other. Both were taken to McLeod in Florence with non-life-threatening injuries.
McFadden said the 16-year-old will be charged with attempted murder, armed robbery, and unlawful carry of a weapon. They are looking to try him as an adult.
The 21-year-old will be charged with unlawful carry of a weapon, McFadden said.
McFadden added neighbors were the ones who called 911.
The Florence County Sheriff’s Office also responded to the scene.
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