DCSO investigating shooting that placed childhood center on brief lockdown

DCSO investigating shooting that placed childhood center on brief lockdown
(Source: DCSO)

HARTSVILLE, SC (WMBF) – A shooting that occurred Tuesday afternoon in Hartsville is being investigated by the Darlington County Sheriff’s Office and the Hartsville Police Department.

According to a press release, the shooting occurred shortly after 1 pm near Shaw Drive and Blanding Drive, one person was taken into custody by HPD.

Southside Early Childhood Center was briefly placed on lockdown by the School Resource Officer as a precautionary measure, the lockdown has now been lifted.

No one was injured in the shooting.

If you have any information, you are asked to contact Darlington County Sheriff’s Investigators at (843) 398- 4501 or Crime Stoppers of the Pee Dee at 1-888-CRIME-SC or visit www.p3tips.com. You do not have to reveal your identity to leave information.

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