Man shot in face in Jacksonboro | News | The Press and Standard
by The Press and Standard | June 26, 2016 5:32 pm
A 23-year-old male received a single gunshot injury to the face on Clinic Drive in Jacksonboro on Sunday afternoon June 26 .
At 1:50 p.m., 9-1-1 received reports of the incident. The victim went approximately three blocks away to the Kangaroo Gas Station at 16273 ACE Basin Parkway (U.S. Hwy. 17) seeking help.
Sheriff’s deputies and DNR officers cleared the scene for other responders. Firefighter-Paramedics found the man on the ground near the front door of the establishment. He was conscious and talking.
He was quickly treated at the scene, then rapidly transported by Fire-Rescue Medic 6 to the Trauma Center at MUSC.
The Colleton County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the incident.