Teen Shot in Parking Lot of North Pleasantburg Bi-Lo

Fox Carolina is reporting that a 19-year-old man coming out of a convenience store was shot by two African American males who then made a getaway in a gold Jeep Grand Cherokee. So far no word on the motive:

GREENVILLE, S.C. — Greenville police are investigating a shooting that happened outside a grocery store late Monday night.

The shooting happened outside the Bi-Lo at 2111 N. Pleasantburg Drive at about 11:15 p.m.

Police said that officers found the a 19-year-old man suffering from a single gunshot wound in the parking lot of a convenience store near the grocery store.

Investigators said that they are searching for two men in connection with the shooting. Each are described as black and between 18- and 20- years old. One is about 210 pounds and the other about 180 pounds.

Needless to say, you should call authorities if you have any information. Call Greenville County Crime Stoppers at 23-CRIME if you know who these criminals are.

WSPA has raw video and confirm this was a robbery. The victim was apparently shot in his car.

Entering/exiting your vehicle or home is often the most likely time for robbers to try to strong arm you. This is because you’re usually distracted and off-guard, so before entering your vehicle, visually inspect the area to see if something looks wrong. Don’t be afraid to go back inside wherever you came from. And once inside a vehicle, don’t linger. Put it in drive and leave immediately.

You’re a sitting duck in a car as this shooting proves.


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