Seneca man arrested after man found shot in leg lying in Oconee Co. road

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Deron Larry Young II (Source: Oconee County Sheriff’s Office)

OCONEE CO., SC (WSPA) – Deputies say a man was found lying in the middle of an Oconee County road Wednesday night with a gunshot wound.

The Oconee County Sheriff’s Office was called to Mormon Church Road near Seneca shortly before 9:00 p.m. for a gunshot victim.

A man was found shot in the leg in the roadway and was taken to the hospital.

After an investigation, Oconee County Sheriff’s Office arrested Deron Larry Young II, 24, of Seneca Thursday morning in Central.

Young is charged with attempted murder and possession of a weapon during the commission of a violent crime, according to the sheriff’s office.

Young was booked into the Oconee County Detention Center.

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