March, 24, 2015 – The Edgefield Police Department and the Edgefield County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of shots fired at Gary Street Apartments, Monday evening, March 23, around 5:30. When they arrived, they discovered no one had been injured, and the suspect had fled the scene. A gun was recovered nearby that is believed to be the weapon discharged in this incident. It was confiscated as evidence.
According the Police Chief Ronnie Carter, a suspect in this incident has been identified. However, that suspect is still at large. Additionally, Chief Carter said the incident is believed to possibly be gang related.
Chief Carter wished to thank eyewitnesses in the community for their efforts in assisting law enforcement with the investigation into this matter. Anyone with any additional information involving this case may call the EPD at 637-4014.