Crime

Man shot at Rock Hill apartment; victim found in nearby parking lot

One man was shot at an apartment in Rock Hill late Thursday, police said.

The victim shot at the Windsor Apartments was suffering from multiple gunshot wounds when found by police in the nearby parking lot of the Comfort Inn and Suites hotel on Old Springdale Road around 10:20 p.m.Thursday, according to a report from the Rock Hill Police Department.

The name and age of the victim were not released by police Friday.

The victim was transported to Carolinas Medical Center for non-life threatening injuires, said Rock Hill police Lt. Michael Chavis.

Police declined to say how many times the victim was shot.

As of late Friday, no arrests had been made, Chavis said.

A witness told officers three men came into an apartment and shot the victim, then fled on foot, the incident report states.

Another witness told officers he heard "several gunshots" and saw three men run from an apartment to a waiting vehicle, police said.

No arrests have been made, Chavis said. K-9 teams attempted to track the suspects, but none were located, police said.

The hotel location where the victim was found and the apartments are near Dave Lyle Boulevard northeast of Interstate 77 Exit 79.

No other injuries were reported, said Chavis.

Andrew Dys: 803-329-4065, @AndrewDysHerald

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