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Longs man arrested after shooting on Sweet Bay Road in Longs

Courtney Deshawn Gause (Source: J. Reuben Long Detention Center) Courtney Deshawn Gause (Source: J. Reuben Long Detention Center)

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – A Longs man has been arrested in connection to a shooting that occurred at a residence on Sweet Bay Road in Longs on Thursday morning.

Courtney D. Gause, age 24, is charged with attempted murder, possession of a weapon during a violent crime and possession of a weapon by a convicted felon, according to a news release from the Horry County Police Department.

Officers of the HCPD responded to the Seacoast Medical Center in Little River Thursday morning in reference to a gunshot victim.

The victim, who was conscious and alert, was able to identify the assailant to police. After investigations, detectives secured arrest warrants and Gause surrendered to authorities within hours, the release states.

Gause is awaiting a bond hearing at the Horry County Detention Center.

The victim is expected to recover from the injury sustained during the shooting.

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