The Georgetown Police Department was dispatched to the Georgetown Memorial Hospital last night at 11:00 pm in reference to a shooting that occurred in the county.
Upon arrival the officers were informed there were two victims and the cases were unrelated. Upon further investigation, it was determined that the shootings were related and the incident happened in the City of Georgetown in the Lincoln/Legion Street area.
The two individuals that had been injured were Kawaun Montique Myers, 33yoa, of 63 Ford Village Road Georgetown and Coltin Brad Anderson, 22 yoa, of 48 Caesar Drive Georgetown. Anderson was transported to MUSC in Charleston for treatment. Myers died at the Hospital.
A third individual, Steven Mathew Elliott, 22yoa, of 99 Keever Street Georgetown has been detained as a person of interest in this case.
This case is still under investigation and more information will be made available as leads develop.
If anyone has any information about this incident, they are asked to contact the Georgetown Police Department at 843-545-4300 or our "TIP LINE" at 843-545-4400.