Police investigating after two children shot in Marion


MARION, SC (WMBF) – Police are investigating after two children were shot Wednesday night on Montgomery Street, according to a Lt. Marilyn Rogers with the Marion Police Department.

The children, who are 11 and 9, were shot while setting off fireworks around 10:00 p.m, Rogers says.

Police say one child was grazed by a bullet and the other was shot in the back. The injuries are not considered to be life threatening.

No one has been arrested in connection to the shooting. If you have any information on this incident, call 843-423-8616.

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