BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C.–Shortly before 1 a.m. on Monday, Berkeley County deputies say they responded to a gunshot victim at the Hot Spot gas station on North Main Street.
Once on scene, deputies noticed the victim, Douglas Clay Scott Shelton, bleeding from his back and a shirt soaked with what appeared to be blood.
A witness who was at the Hot Spot with the victim told deputies that the initial incident occurred at 1147 College Park Road at the Summercreek Mobile Home Park.
The witness claims she and Shelton were both sitting in their vehicle when the shooting occurred.
She told officers that the victim was in the driver’s seat at the time of incident. When he was shot she jumped on top of him and drove to the Hot Spot to seek help.
Deputies are still looking for a suspect.
If you have any information on this case, you’re asked to contact Crimestoppers at (843) 554-1111.