Police investigate shooting


By Stan Welch

The Williamston Police Department continues to investigate a shooting incident in Williamston at Tuesday night, at 604 S. Hamilton Street in which a female victim was shot in the head.

The victim, who was transported to Greenville Memorial Hospital was in critical but stable condion on Wednesday.

Williamston police officials were able to provide only minimal information concerning the shooting on Wednesday.

According to reports a man named Billy Smith was detained for interfering with the investigation and will be held until it is determined whether the shooting was an accident or not.