SC sheriff says 3-year-old girl shot, wounded in dispute over fireworks

SC sheriff says 3-year-old girl shot, wounded in dispute over fireworks

ANDERSON, S.C. — Authorities in South Carolina say a 3-year-old girl was shot during a dispute over fireworks.

Anderson County Sheriff Chad McBride tells new outlets that a group of people got angry about another group of people shooting off fireworks Thursday night. He says someone pulled out a gun and fired shots, one of which hit the child in the foot or leg.

It's unclear to which group the shooter belonged.

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The child's injuries are believed to be not life-threatening.

Authorities are searching for two white men in their late teens or early 20s. Authorities had set up a perimeter and brought in a scent-tracking dog.

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