One Person Killed During Officer-Involved Shooting in Horry County

IMPORTANT UPDATE: It’s been confirmed that the victim is question has reportedly died from their injures. It’s believed they exchanged gunfire with two officers who were responding to the scene on a disturbance call. No other injuries or deaths have been reported.

The Horry County Police Department is investigating after one person was injured in an officer involved shooting. The incident occurred on Amberwood Court, near Highway 544, in the Myrtle Beach area. At some point, a person was shot by an officer. Their condition remains unknown. There have been no reports of injured officers. The scene remains active and ongoing and people are asked to avoid the area. Only neighborhood residents are being allowed in at this time.