Horry County police look for suspect accused of shooting at car

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WBTW) – Early Friday morning officers with Horry County PD responded to the Sun Up Bar on Socastee Boulevard in reference to a shooting.

On arrival, officials met with two victims and saw a single gunshot entry on the front passenger door of the car. The victims told police that they arrived at the Sun Up Bar around 3:30 a.m. to meet a friend when the suspect approached the car and began to bang on the drivers side window with the butt of a handgun. The victims did not exit the car, and when they reversed to leave the parking lot, the suspect fired a single round into the vehicle.

The police report says none of the victims were struck by the round.

The report says the suspect then fled in a burgundy car.  Both victims and a witness identified the suspect by name, police say.

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