MCCLELLANVILLE, S.C. (WCBD) – Deputies responded to a shooting in McClellanville on Friday night.
The shooting happened in the 1300 block of Tibwin Road on Friday, August 14 at around 9:00 pm.
Officials say family members were arguing with each other over property lines between two addresses when Howard Gerald, 68, allegedly discharged a shotgun towards family members at the neighboring address.
One of the family members returned fire and damaged Howard’s residence.
Deputies arrived and began to investigate the incident.
A victim, Howard’s niece, allegedly received a graze wound when Howard discharged the shotgun.
Howard Gerald was arrested for Assault and Battery 2nd Degree.