BREAKING: 5 Officers Down in Florence, SC Shootout


FLORENCE, SC — Three Florence County deputies are down and two Florence Police Department officers are reported to have been shot as well during what appears to be a ferocious shootout in Florence, SC, according to WPDE’s Tonya Brown.

The shootout at the time of this writing is still active, and the local high school has been locked down, according to Blue Lives Matter’s Christopher Berg.

The shooting is taking place at the Vintage Place subdivision in West Florence, and there is currently no word on the condition of the officers.

In addition, there are reports that SWAT is moving in to stop the violence.

We will keep you updated as the situation develops, but for now, please lift up the officers affected and their families in your thoughts and prayers this evening.

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