Police: Suspect points gun at man and 10-year-old for shooting fireworks in Myrtle Beach

Around the South

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WBTW) — A man is accused of pointing a gun at another man and his 10-year-old son for shooting fireworks on the beach Tuesday night near 72nd Avenue North in Myrtle Beach.

According to police, the victim said a male was aggravated that they were shooting fireworks so late and pointed a handgun at both him and his 10-year-old son before leaving the beach.

Witnesses told police the man was wearing a yellow shirt and black pants and went into the Grand Cayman Resort after leaving the beach.

Police said a witness captured the incident on video but the video did not clearly show a handgun.

The identity of the suspect is not known at this time, according to the police report.

For more stories like this that matter to you, click here to download the CBS 17 News app for free.

Watch live newscasts, get breaking news and sign up for push alerts – download now

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Sponsored Content
Visit Buy Local

Trending Stories