SPARTANBURG, SC (WSPA) – Spartanburg Police Department officials said officers are actively searching for a suspect in a shooting at an area park Tuesday morning that left a man was injured.
According to Maj. Art Littlejohn, the shooting happened at Duncan Park just before 11:10 a.m.
Littlejohn said officers responded to Duncan Park Drive near South Converse Street in regard to a shooting call and when they arrived on-scene, they found a man shot in the road.
The man was taken to an area hospital for treatment by Spartanburg EMS.
According to the release, the victim was conscious and talking with officers on-scene before being transported.
Witnesses told officers that the suspect left the scene driving a gold/champagne colored SUV.
Littlejohn said officers are actively searching for the vehicle and the suspect.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-888-CRIMESC or Spartanburg Police Department.