- A juvenile is in serious but stable condition after being shot in downtown Charleston, South Carolina.
- Police responded to multiple calls about a shooting on at around 7 p.m. on Saturday evening.
- They did not provide any details about a suspect or motive for the shooting.
Before the youngster was “transported by ambulance to the hospital for care,” officers provided emergency medical care on the scene, according to a news release from the Charleston Police Department.
After receiving numerous reports reporting a shooting at around 7 p.m. on Saturday, they discovered the youngster in downtown Charleston, the announcement added.
According to reports, the victim is currently in a serious but stable state, according to authorities.
Crime alert: Officers are in the area of Jackson St downtown in reference to a shooting. One victim transported to the hospital – unknown condition at this time. Anyone with info is asked to call (843)743-7200 or Lowcountry Crime Stoppers at (843)554-1111. #chsnews
— Charleston P.D. (@CharlestonPD) August 27, 2022
They gave no information regarding a suspect or the shooting’s purpose.