The Sheriff’s Office is investigating a November 29, shooting at the Office Bar and Lounge in Hemingway. According to a press release issued December 1, the victim was standing outside the bar when struck in the hip by gunfire. When deputies arrived, they found the victim inside the business. Deputies were unable to locate a suspect at the scene and a motive is unknown.
The victim was transported by EMS to a medical facility to be treated for his injuries. At time of press the condition of the victim was unknown.
Anyone with knowledge or information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Criminal Investigation Division of the Sheriff's Office at (843) 355-6381. Callers do not have to reveal their identity to leave information.