One dead, one injured after shooting in Loris

(Credit: Ashley Gooden)

One person is dead and another is injured after a shooting in Loris Tuesday night, according to Deputy Horry County Coroner Tony Hendrick.

Horry County police say the shooting occurred at the corner of Church Street and Spring Street around 9:30 p.m.

HCPD responded to provide backup to Loris Police Department.

Officers say an unknown vehicle pulled up and fired shots at a green Chevrolet pickup truck.

A man was found dead in the truck at the scene. Hendrick identified the man as 20-year-old Charles Edward Durant II, from Green Sea.

Police say a female with a gunshot wound was taken to Grand Strand Regional Medical Center for treatment.

Information regarding her condition has not been released.

HCPD is investigating the shooting.

Anyone with information is asked to call 843-915-TIPS.

We will continue to update this story as we receive more information.

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