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Orangeburg man shot in back
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Orangeburg man shot in back

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An Orangeburg man was shot in the back on Wednesday.

An Orangeburg man was shot in the back on Wednesday afternoon at First Street location, near the intersection with Sprinkle Avenue.

The man spoke with Orangeburg Department of Public Safety officers while undergoing treatment at the Regional Medical Center, according to an incident report.

The injured 22-year-old told officers that he went to the location on First Street to pick up a friend.

His friend wasn’t there, the report states.

Three men were there – one them wore a ski mask and had a gun, he said.

ODPS turned the investigation over to the Orangeburg County Sheriff’s Office once officers determined the shooting occurred in the county’s jurisdiction. Full access for 6 months for just $1

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