Anderson County Sheriff’s Office investigating I-85 carjacking


Anderson County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a carjacking in which one person was shot.
According to reports, at approximately 5 am Wednesday morning (October 21) Deputies responded to a shooting incident on the side of Interstate 85.

Upon their arrival it was learned that a person traveling on Interstate 85 stopped near mile marker 32 to assist what appeared to be a stranded motorist. Once outside of his vehicle, the victim was shot by an unknown suspect at least one time. The suspect then took the victim’s vehicle and left the scene. The victim was transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Detectives and Forensic Investigators responded to the scene and the investigation is ongoing.