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Juvenile Shot, Stabbed Near Drugstore


Charleston Police are still looking for the person who shot and stabbed a juvenile on the west side on Wednesday afternoon.

It happened just outside of the Rite-Aid near the Little Page Apartments. Police tell us the victim walked into the store, hit a woman in the face, and then was shot and stabbed by a man who was with the woman.

Investigators do not believe the victim's injuries are life threatening. They say he was shot in the side and stabbed in the arm. At our latest update, the victim was in serious but stable condition. Police say he hasn't been very cooperative.

Right now, the suspect is still on the run. Police say he has dreadlocks and goes by the street name of Mel. Police are also looking for a woman named Cylena Sutton who they have named as a person of interest in the case. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Charleston Police.


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