Update 11:20 AM Friday: Tyler Mayes with the Anderson County Sheriff’s Department notified all media this morning that the victim made it out of surgery successfully and is listed in critical but stable condition. However, this is the only updated information that we have at this time.
The Anderson County Sheriff’s Office is actively working a shooting on Edgemoor Road at Mooncrest Lane which is across from the Dollar General Store in Claxton. The victim is believed to be a juvenile and is listed in serious condition. There is no information as to where the victim was struck. The Sheriff’s Investigators are gathering evidence and information at this time, as it is an active crime scene. Suspects had fled the scene before Sheriff’s Deputies arrived on scene. Traffic on Edgemoor and Melton Hill will be slow moving.
More details when they become available.