Man injured in shooting on 12th Street

Man injured in shooting on 12th Street

A 23-year-old man is in the hospital after he was shot Friday afternoon on 12th Street, according to the Richmond County Sheriff's Office.

When deputies arrived around 3:30 p.m. at 12th Street between Florence and Mauge streets, they spotted the victim and another man running from the scene, Lt. Lewis Blanchard said.

Deputies took the other man into custody as a suspect.

The victim has non-life-threatening injuries, Blanchard said, and was taken to University Hospital.

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