Victim recants Murrells Inlet robbery story

Victim recants Murrells Inlet robbery story

MURRELLS INLET, SC (WMBF) - After a reported shooting in Murrells Inlet, Horry County detectives said they have determined, through investigation, that the reported shooting/armed robbery at the Grand Strand Gold and Silver jewelry repair shop did not happen.

Police are not looking for any suspects involved in the incident.

The victim in the case recanted his story and admitted it was a failed suicide attempt, police said.

The victim previously told police he was robbed and shot in the parking lot of the jewelry repair shop.

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