Colleton County man shot 3 times by intruder, deputies say

COLLETON COUNTY, S.C. (WCIV) -- A Colleton County man was shot twice in the stomach and once in the leg Thursday afternoon at his home on Oswalt Court.

According to deputies, an unknown man with a gun came to the victim's front door and fired several shots when he opened the door. He told deputies the shooter left in a burgundy Lincoln, officials said.{}

According to the sheriff's office, there are several leads in the case and they plan to release details on the motive at a later time.

Officials said there have been no arrests, but a person of interest was briefly detained.

Anyone who may have more information about the shooting is asked to contact the Colleton County Sheriff's Office at 843-549-2211 or CrimeStoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC.