17-year-old arrested after person shot in Chester County, deputies say
The shooting happened on Third Street in the Eureka community.
CHESTER, S.C. (WBTV) - One person was shot Tuesday night in Chester, the Chester County Sheriff’s Office said.
Deputies said the shooting happened on Third Street in the Eureka community around 9:30 p.m.
First responders also arrived at the scene to provide aide to the victim.
Investigators worked to collect evidence throughout the night and identified a 17-year-old as a suspect in the case.
The teenager was arrested early Wednesday morning and will be tried as an adult. He is being charged with attempted murder, first-degree burglary, and possession of a firearm during a crime of violence.
Because of his age, officials cannot release the suspect’s name.
The suspect will be prosecuted by the 6th Circuit Solicitor’s Office.
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