Overnight shooting near CCU injures two, police investigating

Overnight shooting near CCU injures two, police investigating
Police are still putting all the pieces together Saturday after a shooting near the campus of Coastal Carolina University.

CONWAY, SC (WMBF) - Police are still putting all the pieces together Saturday after a shooting near the campus of Coastal Carolina University.

The school tweeted through the incident, which was first confirmed around 2:23 a.m.

Subsequent tweets from the university say there was no threat to campus, and the victim was not a student, but ask students to avoid the area.

Officials say the incident happened near 702 Highway 544 around 2:00 a.m. Saturday morning. Two people were transported to the hospital as a result of the shooting.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Conway Police Department at 843-248-1790.

Classes began on campus this Wednesday, August 21. WMBF News will continue to update this story as more information is made available.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Conway Police Department at 843-248-1790.

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