GREENVILLE COUNTY, SC (FOX Carolina) Greenville County deputies say they've charged a 43-year-old man after learning he initiated an altercation that led to his being shot on Anderson Road Saturday afternoon. 

According to deputies, they responded to a call around 1 p.m. after learning a man had suffered a gunshot wound. Upon arrival, investigators were able to determine a verbal altercation between two roommates led to the shooting. 

Through an investigation, deputies learned that Daniel Sanchez-Altamirano, 43, initiated the altercation by throwing knives at the victim. 

Deputies say the victim acted in self-defense by firing his gun at Sanchez-Altamirano, hitting him in the leg. The victim did not suffer any injuries. 

Sanchez-Altamirano was transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Upon his release, he was booked into the Greenville County Detention Center. 

Deputies have charged him with assault and battery first degree. He is being held on a $15,000 bond. 


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