Deputies: Woman shoots two gunmen during robbery

Source: WYFF
Source: WYFF

SPARTANBURG COUNTY, S.C. (WYFF)A woman shot two armed men early Wednesday before they could get away during a robbery, according to the Spartanburg Sheriff's Office.

Lt. Tony Ivey said in a release the incident happened about 12:40 a.m.

Deputies were called to a report of a robbery and shooting at home on Draymont Drive, Ivey said.

When deputies got there, they found a woman who had been shot, Ivey said.

A second woman told deputies they were approached by two men armed with handguns who tried to rob them, Ivey said.

At some point, one of the men shot one of the women, Ivey said.

Before the men ran off, one of the women was able to shoot both of the men, Ivey said.

The woman and two men who were shot were all taken to the hospital, Ivey said.

He could not provide information on any of their conditions.

Sheriff Chuck Wright will hold a news conference at 2 p.m. to discuss the details of this case, Ivey said.

Wright says everyone involved in this incident has been identified and is in custody, and  there is no danger to the community.

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