Shooting in Longs sends 3 to hospital

Longs, SC - LONGS, SC (WMBF) - Horry County Police are investigating a Tuesday evening shooting in Longs that sent three people to the hospital.

Officers were dispatched to a location along Plantation Road in the Freemont community of Longs after receiving reports of a shooting. Upon arrival, officers found a man with multiple gunshot wounds.

The victim, whose identity has not been released, was sent to Grand Strand Regional Hospital to receive treatment for his injuries. The victim is currently listed in critical condition.

While on scene, detectives learned of  two more shooting victims who arrived at different area hospitals Tuesday evening. The second victim was treated and released. The third victim is listed in stable condition.

Police believe all three victims are connected to the Plantation Road shooting. No name or description of the suspect has been released.

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