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Four South Carolina cops shot responding to domestic violence call

January 16, 2018  |  Posted by: Michael Falzarano
Four South Carolina cops shot responding to domestic violence call

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Four South Carolina cops shot responding to domestic violence call

Authorities four South Carolina cops were shot early Tuesday morning while responding to a domestic violence call and a suspect was arrested, authorities said.

According to WCNC, deputies were responding to a domestic violence call late Monday evening, but the suspect had already fled the scene on foot by the time authorities arrived, a York County Sheriff’s Office spokesman said at a press conference.

K9 units were sent to the scene to track down the suspect, at which point one of the K9 officers was shot. He was transferred to a nearby hospital.

At around 3:30 Tuesday morning, additional shots were fired striking three more officers. They were rushed to a nearby hospital.

Three of the four officers wounded in the shooting were York County Sheriff’s deputies. The fourth officer was a York County Police Department officers. Their conditions were not immediately known.

Authorities arrested Christian Thomas McCall, 47, who also sustained gun wounds in the crossfire.

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