Man witnesses shots fired at Coastal Grand Mall, report says - WMBFNews.com, Myrtle Beach/Florence SC, Weather

Man witnesses shots fired at Coastal Grand Mall, report says

A man told police he was loading his family into his car at Coastal Grand Mall in Myrtle Beach when he heard yelling, turned around, and saw two men firing shots nearby.  (Source: Raycom Media) A man told police he was loading his family into his car at Coastal Grand Mall in Myrtle Beach when he heard yelling, turned around, and saw two men firing shots nearby.  (Source: Raycom Media)

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – A man told police he was loading his family into his car at Coastal Grand Mall in Myrtle Beach when he heard yelling, turned around, and saw two men firing shots nearby.

A Myrtle Beach Police Department incident report said the shooting took place near a silver Chrysler 300 around 4:30 p.m. at 100 Coastal Grand Circle.

The witness said they fired about six rounds, ran to a white newer model Honda Accord and left the south side of the parking lot toward Harrelson Boulevard.

The suspects are believed to be between the ages of 18 and 25.

Officers found seven .380 caliber shell casings outside the south entrance of the mall.   

Copyright 2017 WMBF News. All rights reserved.

  • Local NewsLocalMore>>

  • FIRST ALERT: Risk of heavy rain increases Friday with localized flooding possible

    FIRST ALERT: Risk of heavy rain increases Friday with localized flooding possible

    Thursday, July 19 2018 3:25 PM EDT2018-07-19 19:25:35 GMT
    Rain totals for the Grand Strand and Pee Dee on FridayRain totals for the Grand Strand and Pee Dee on Friday

    Friday is a FIRST ALERT WEATHER DAY as we are keeping tabs on heavy rain arriving tomorrow that will impact your morning and evening commute, especially along the Grand Strand. 

    More >>

    Friday is a FIRST ALERT WEATHER DAY as we are keeping tabs on heavy rain arriving tomorrow that will impact your morning and evening commute, especially along the Grand Strand. 

    More >>
  • Woman reports she was victim of sex trafficking in Myrtle Beach

    Thursday, July 19 2018 2:29 PM EDT2018-07-19 18:29:11 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – According to a police report filed Tuesday with Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, a 22-year-old woman claims she was a victim of sex trafficking. The woman told police that she was taken from Columbia through Charlotte to Myrtle Beach, where she says she was forced into prostitution. She says that a known suspect threatened to hurt her family if she didn’t comply with his demands. The woman was taken to a hospital. Stay with WMBF News a...

    More >>

    MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – According to a police report filed Tuesday with Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, a 22-year-old woman claims she was a victim of sex trafficking. The woman told police that she was taken from Columbia through Charlotte to Myrtle Beach, where she says she was forced into prostitution. She says that a known suspect threatened to hurt her family if she didn’t comply with his demands. The woman was taken to a hospital. Stay with WMBF News a...

    More >>
  • Police looking for suspect who vandalized Florence church

    Police looking for suspect who vandalized Florence church

    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:53 PM EDT2018-07-19 17:53:53 GMT
    The Florence Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a vandalism suspect (Source: Florence police)The Florence Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a vandalism suspect (Source: Florence police)
    The Florence Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a vandalism suspect (Source: Florence police)The Florence Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a vandalism suspect (Source: Florence police)

    The Florence Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a vandalism suspect. Police say the suspect broke into the New Ebenezer Baptist Church on South Ravenel Street on June 29 at about 10:00 p.m.

    More >>

    The Florence Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a vandalism suspect. Police say the suspect broke into the New Ebenezer Baptist Church on South Ravenel Street on June 29 at about 10:00 p.m.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly