Man in critical condition after Aiken Co. shooting

Man in critical condition after Aiken Co. shooting

AIKEN COUNTY, SC (WFXG) - A man is in critical but stable condition after he was shot Tuesday night on Abbeville Avenue NW, according to the Aiken County Sheriff's Office.

Deputies responded to the 2900 block of Abbeville Avenue NW around 9:40 p.m. after the victim called 911 and said that he had been shot and that his neighbor had taken him to the hospital for treatment.

Witnesses told deputies that they hear the victim arguing with someone before the shooting, according to the sheriff's office. Investigators discovered that an unknown person later drove by the victim's home, and both the victim and the other person exchanged gunfire.

Anyone with information about this case can call the sheriff's office at 803-648-6811 or Crimestoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC (1-888-274-6372).

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