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Hanahan Police investigating report of shots fired

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By Patrick Phillips | October 22, 2020 at 1:02 PM EDT - Updated October 22 at 1:02 PM

HANAHAN, S.C. (WCSC) - Hanahan Police are investigating a reported shooting at an apartment complex.

Hanahan Police Chief Dennis Turner said the incident was reported at South Point Apartments and said the scene was contained shortly before 1 p.m.

Berkeley County School District spokesperson Katie Orvin Tanner said Hanahan High School went on a brief precautionary lockdown at approximately 11:04 a.m. That lockdown was lifted at approximately 11:30 a.m.

Authorities have not released details about the shooting or said whether anyone was wounded.

The Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office and North Charleston Police are also assisting Hanahan officers at the scene, Turner said.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

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