Colleton County Fire-Rescue


22/May/2021 - Fatal Shooting Incident - "C" Shift

Incident # 21-03556 - An adult female was fatally shot in the parking area of Forest Pointe Apartments, 504 Forest Circle, Saturday evening 22-May. At 22:26, 9-1-1 was notified of the incident. Walterboro Police units were on the scene within a minute. Fire-Rescue units arrived a few minutes later. The woman was found to have multiple gunshot wounds and no signs of life. The Coroner's Office was notified and responded to the scene. The parking area between the 200 and 300 buildings was closed for about two hours while Law Enforcement Officers and the Coroner's Office conducted their investigations. 

Medic 26, Battalion 1 and Car 112 responded. Chief McRoy served as Incident Commander.