Police: Rock thrown, gun fired during fight between 2 men

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – A man threw a rock at another man, who responded by shooting at him Thursday morning on 8th Avenue South, according to police. Neither man was injured or hit, and both men were arrested.

The two men got into a fight at about 2:10 a.m. Thursday morning at a home in the 400 block of 8th Avenue South in Myrtle Beach, according to Lt. Joey Crosby with Myrtle Beach Police. One of the men involved lives at the address.

The police department is still trying to figure out why the fight began, Lt. Crosby said.

Officers blocked off 8th Avenue South, 7th Avenue South as well as Kings Highway to Ocean Boulevard Thursday morning, and a number of patrol cars and unmarked vehicles were at the scene.

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