Man wanted following officer-involved shooting in Myrtle Beach

Man wanted following officer-involved shooting in Myrtle Beach

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – A man is on the run following an officer-involved shooting in Myrtle Beach late Monday night.

The shooting happened on Joe White Avenue involving a Myrtle Beach officer, according to Lt. Joey Crosby.

Officers tried to stop a stolen car on Mister Joe White Avenue when the suspect got out the car and ran on foot.

The suspect fired a shot at the officers. The officers shot back, according to the department.

An investigation has been opened. Officials are working to determine if the initial shooting suspect is connected to two other incidences that happened in Myrtle Beach.

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