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Police: Victim wounded, hospitalized after shooting in Anderson

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Investigation underway after shooting reported in Anderson. (FOX Carolina/ 9/27/17) Investigation underway after shooting reported in Anderson. (FOX Carolina/ 9/27/17)
Investigation underway after shooting reported in Anderson. (FOX Carolina/ 9/27/17) Investigation underway after shooting reported in Anderson. (FOX Carolina/ 9/27/17)
Investigation underway after shooting reported in Anderson. (FOX Carolina/ 9/27/17) Investigation underway after shooting reported in Anderson. (FOX Carolina/ 9/27/17)
ANDERSON, SC (FOX Carolina) -

The Anderson Police Department responded to reports of a shooting on Wednesday.

Officers said they received a call regarding a shooting on Thomas Street.

Captain Mike Walters of the Anderson City Police Department said one person was wounded in the shooting, and transported by ambulance to the hospital.

Walters said the victim was alive when officials were on scene, and is now in surgery. 

Police believe the shooting happened face-to-face, and said they've had several reports of shootings in the Thomas Street area this year. They believe a specific house has been the center of the shootings.

A neighbor in the area told FOX they called 911 after hearing several gunshots. The neighbor said they believe the dispute started over drugs.

Stay with FOX Carolina for details on this developing story.

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