Man shot during family gathering at home in Marlboro County

Man shot during family gathering at home in Marlboro County

MARLBORO COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – One man was shot while family members were gathered at a home in the Wallace community in Marlboro County for the death of a relative, according to Chief Deputy Charles Lemon with the Marlboro County Sheriff's Office.

The shooting happened shortly after 1 p.m. Monday at a residence on Frank Wright Lane in Wallace, Chief Deputy Lemon said. The victim, an adult male, is being treated at a nearby hospital.

There is no word at this point on any other circumstances of the shooting, and the MCSO is investigating.

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