Police responded to an active shooter situation in Florence, South Carolina, Wednesday afternoon.
At least 5 law enforcement officials, 3 Florence County deputies and 2 Florence city officers, have been shot. Authorities are still engaged with the suspect in the subdivision where the shooting took place. 1 officer has died, but the conditions of the other officers are unknown, per WBTW-TV. There are reportedly at least 100 officers responding to the scene.
The suspect is now in custody.
BREAKING: A Florence County Sheriff's deputy has been shot. Officials say there is an active shooter situation in the Vintage Place subdivision off of Hoffmeyer Rd. Our crew is on the way. https://t.co/1McxYRdC8G pic.twitter.com/MRsD8BevDp
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