Search for suspect underway after victim shot multiple times in Conway, police say

Search for suspect underway after victim shot multiple time in Conway, police say

CONWAY, S.C. (WMBF) – Conway police are searching for a gunman after they said someone was shot multiple times.

Officers were called around 9 p.m. Thursday to the corner of Beaty Street and Racepath Avenue for a report of a shooting.

The victim was rushed to the hospital, but officials said the victim was responsive.

Police said the suspect fled on foot. They said they have the scene secure and there is no threat to the community.

June Wood, a spokesperson for the city of Conway, said a code red was issued for the area in order to alert neighbors about the incident and to be on alert about a suspect in the area.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to call police at 843-248-1790.

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