Shooting reported on Swift Blvd.

  • Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to Swift Boulevard near Goose Creek at about 9:50 p.m. on May 8 after there were reports of shots being fired at an apartment complex.

Deputies arrived at 100 Swift Boulevard in the vicinity of the “L” building, where residents said a shooting occurred behind the “G” building, according to a BCSO report.

The victim was located at unit in the “L” building and was attended to by medics. Crime scene tape was placed around the area of the crime.

Spent shell casings were gathered for evidence. Four vehicles in the parking lot were damaged by what appeared to be gunfire, according to the report.

A Honda Accord had damage to the passenger door, a Dodge Durango had damage to the driver’s side rear passenger door, a Ford Windstar had damage to its hood and a Dodge Avenger had a damaged hubcap.

Three of the vehicles had an estimated $1,500 in damage while one vehicle had an estimated $100 in damage.

The investigation continues.


Notice about comments:

The Gazette is pleased to offer readers the enhanced ability to comment on stories. We expect our readers to engage in lively, yet civil discourse. We do not edit user submitted statements and we cannot promise that readers will not occasionally find offensive or inaccurate comments posted in the comments area. Responsibility for the statements posted lies with the person submitting the comment, not The Gazette.

If you find a comment that is objectionable, please click "report abuse" and we will review it for possible removal. Please be reminded, however, that in accordance with our Terms of Use and federal law, we are under no obligation to remove any third party comments posted on our website. Read our full terms and conditions.

Upcoming Events
 Latest News
Print Ads

The Gazette

© 2015 The Gazette an Evening Post Industries company. All Rights Reserved.

Registration on or use of this site constitutes acceptance of our Terms of Service, Privacy Policy and Parental Consent Form.