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Florida camper shot and robbed at Fort Mill campgrou-nd

FORT MILL -- A Florida camper was shot and robbed at Fort Mill KOA, officials said.

A bullet grazed the lower right leg of a 21-year-old man from Clearwater, Fla., Thursday night, according to a police report from the York County Sheriff's Office.

The man's condition was not available Friday.

Sheriff's Capt. Jerry Hoffman said no arrests had been made Friday. "An armed robbery is an usual incident at a campground," Hoffman said.

Around 9:30 p.m. Thursday, the 21-year-old man and a 22-year-old man, both from the same address, were sitting around a campfire at lot 63 at Fort Mill KOA at 940 Gold Hill Road, the report said.

Two men walked up. One of the men pointed a silver handgun and demanded everything the campers had, according to the report.

The robbers took a silver laptop computer, both wallets and driver's licenses, five credit cards and the keys to the 21-year-old's vehicle, the report notes.

The report further notes that the unarmed man told the armed man to shoot both campers. The camper heard the man "rack a round into the chamber of the weapon" and fire three shots, one of which struck the 21-year-old man above his right ankle, according to the report.

The trigger man and the other man face multiple charges, including assault and battery with intent to kill, armed robbery and grand larceny, the report notes.

One man wore a red bandana and a gray and white camouflage top, while the other man wore a gray bandana and a black top. Both men were black, the report states.

Anyone with information about the robbery should call York County Sheriff's Office at 628-3059 or CrimeStoppers of York County at 1-877-409-4321.

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