Burton shooting incident leaves one man wounded Posted on October 3, 2017 by S Y WoodsOctober 3, 2017 The Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a Burton shooting incident that happened at around 7:25 p.m. Monday evening, October 2, which left one man wounded. Deputies responded to a report of a gunshot victim in Burton at approximately 7:25 p.m. It was reported that the man was shot by an unknown man at an unknown location in Burton. After the shooting, he was driven by an acquaintance from the incident location to the intersection of Colonial Avenue and Broad River Boulevard, where that same acquaintance stopped and called Sheriff’s Office Emergency Dispatch 9-1-1 for assistance. The gunshot victim has since been transported to the Beaufort Memorial Hospital by Emergency Medical Services for treatment. The location and circumstances of the shooting are still under investigation. Anyone with information is urged to contact Sergeant Andrew Rice at 843-255-3429 or CrimeStoppers 1-888-CrimeSC if wishing to remain anonymous and for possible reward.