GCSO investigating weekend shooting
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 12:04 PM
Greenwood County deputies are investigating a weekend shooting at a Greenwood nightclub that left one man hospitalized with a gunshot wound to the hip.
Officers responded to Self Regional Medical Center on Sunday morning following reports of the shooting. The victim told deputies the incident occurred early that morning at Dreams Nightclub, 2408 S.C. Highway 72/221. He initially told officers he went to the club alone and got jumped by a group of other club goers in the parking lot.That is where the shooting occurred as well, he said. The victim then began giving vague answers and subsequently told officers he could not remember details of the shooting.
Officers noted an entry and exit wound to the victim's right leg and hip area. Doctors told deputies a CT scan showed bone chipping in the man's leg.