Colleton County Fire-Rescue


08/June/2022 - Shooting Incident - "A" Shift

Incident 22-04416 - An adult male received multiple gunshot wounds in a reported domestic dispute in the 200 block of Grant Street Wednesday afternoon 08-June at 13:48. Walterboro Police and Sheriff's Deputies arrived quickly, secured the scene and apprehended the armed suspect. Firefighter-Paramedics treated the victim at the scene, controlled his bleeding and transported him emergent to the Trauma Center at Trident Medical Center in North Charleston in Fire-Rescue Medic 19. County Firefighter-Paramedics took care of two small children who were also on the scene. They were not injured and crews showed them the fire trucks and let them wear firefighting gear while Walterboro Police made contact for other family members to take custody of the children. The Walterboro Police Dept is investigating the incident. 

Medic 19, Battalion 1, Car 103, Car 104, Car 105, Car 107, Car 112, Car 118 and Car 119 responded. Battalion Chief Scott O'Quinn served as Incident Commander.