Two Dead, Eight Injured At South Carolina Bar Shooting
A disagreement at a crowded South Carolina bar on Saturday morning turned into a deadly shooting that left two people dead and eight others injured.
The Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office said in a statement that they were investigating a shooting at the Old Skool Sports Bar and Grill in Lancaster around 2:45 a.m.
“This was a violent incident of huge magnitude that was witnessed by lots of people,” Sheriff Barry Faile said in a statement. “Two people are de ad, and many more are seriously injured. The shooter or shooters are out there. We need to talk with everybody who was at the club when the shooting happened, and I encourage those witnesses to contact us immediately so those responsible for these deaths and injuries can be taken into custody.”
According to CNN, four of the injured were airlifted to the hospital. Their conditions are unknown as of now.
The other gunshot victims were treated for noncritical injuries. As of now, police have not released any further information on the motive for the shooting or if there are any suspects in custody.