Florence police arrest man accused of firing shots during argument

Florence police arrest man accused of firing shots during argument
Nicholas Britton (Source: Florence County Detention Center)

FLORENCE, S.C. (WMBF) – Florence police said an argument led to shots being fired Thursday night.

Officers were called around 6:30 p.m. to Boardwalk and Park Place for a report of shots fired.

Police said when they arrived, they found a large disorderly crowd. Once they were able to disperse the crowd, they learned Nicholas Britton allegedly fired a gun during an argument.

No one was hurt.

Britton was arrested and charged with discharging a firearm in the city limits. He was taken to Florence County Detention Center.

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