Police respond Sunday night to shooting in Wagener

  • Posted: Monday, November 4, 2013 12:50 p.m.

A Salley man was transported to the hospital after being shot in the foot on Sunday night, according to the Aiken County Sheriff's Office.

The incident happened about 7 p.m. at a home on Larry Trail in Wagener, according to a sheriff's report. The Sheriff's Office was called by the Wagener Police Department to assist.

A complainant told officers that four subjects arrived at her home and began yelling at her, the report stated. One of the subjects pulled out a shotgun and began waving it around, and the complainant told the subjects multiple times to leave.

The complainant said the subjects refused to leave, and she then heard a gunshot come from the side of the home, according to the report. The subjects told officers they came to the home to make contact with a man regarding one of the subjects giving another money.

At some point, one of the subjects pulled out a pistol and shot the victim, a 22-year-old man, in the foot, according to the report. He was transported to Aiken Regional Medical Centers and told investigators he did not want to press charges.

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