Man shot by officer during traffic stop in Woodruff, SLED investigating

State - Regional

A man was shot by a Woodruff Police officer during a traffic stop Saturday evening, according to state law enforcement.

SLED agents are investigating after a man was hurt in a shooting during a routine traffic stop which led to a confrontation between the officer and the man.

According to SLED, their agents are conducting interviews and gathering evidence from the shooting.

According to the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division, this is the 34th officer-involved shooting in South Carolina this year.

We will update this story as more information becomes available.

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