Police in York, S. C., detained one man Monday afternoon in connection with a double shooting that left one man dead in the yard of a home, reports the Observer’s news partner WBTV.
Investigators said they received a call shortly after 4 p.m. Monday about shots fired from a vehicle in the area of Mighty Joe Trail, which is in the southern part of York, the county seat of York County just south of Charlotte. Investigators said they arrived at the scene and found one person dead in the yard. Another person was suffering from a gunshot wound inside the house and airlifted to a hospital, WBTV reported.
Police got a description of a vehicle involved in the shooting, and a suspect was stopped and detained, WBTV reported. Investigators haven’t yet said what led to the shooting, or whether the person stopped in the vehicle is a person of interest, WBTV reported.