Police in South Carolina say that at least nine people were shot at a restaurant in the state.
South Carolina State Law Enforcement Division received a request from the Hampton County Sheriff’s Office to lead the investigation into the shooting that occurred at Cara’s Lounge in Furman on Sunday morning, about 50 miles northwest of Columbia.
The circumstances surrounding the shooting are unclear. Police did not immediately release any additional information.
The shooting comes just one day after 14 people were injured in a shooting at a mall in Columbia, South Carolina.
According to police, 9 people were shot and 5 others were badly hurt while escaping the scene Saturday afternoon. The injured people ranged in age from 15 to 73.
Police said they arrested a 22-year-old man on a charge of unlawful carrying of a pistol and that additional charges could be filed.