Report: Laurens man robbed of $10 then shot in the back

Mar 19 Written by  STAFF REPORTS

Laurens Police are investigating an alleged home invasion on Thursday morning after a man was shot in the back.

Police were called to Lurey St. just after midnight in reference to a shooting with a gunshot victim. When officers arrived, the victim was coming out of the residence saying that he had been shot.

The victim told officers that he was in the bathroom when two black men, dressed in all black and wearing masks, kicked in the bathroom door. He described one man as “heavy set with dark skin” and the other man as “smaller, light skin”.

The victim said that the men took $10 and shot him in the back. He was later airlifted to a nearby hospital. 

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