BCSO investigate after two gunshot victims transported

BEAUFORT CO., SC (WTOC) - Deputies with the Beaufort County Sheriff's Office are investigating after two gunshot victims were taken to a Beaufort County hospital on Saturday afternoon.

The two involved were at a home on Mackarel Drive and Marshland Road when deputies say they believe a suspect(s) fired a gun outside of the residence, striking the women.

Paramedics from the Hilton Head Island Rescue responded to treat and transport the women to a nearby hospital for further treatment.

Deputies are continuing to question witnesses and look for suspects. They say that there is not a public safety threat.

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