A 12-year-old Cayce boy was transported to a local hospital with a gunshot wound Friday afternoon, according to the Cayce Department of Public Safety.

Police say they responded to a call about a possible gunshot victim in the Hunters Mill subdivision at 1:13 p.m. Friday. When they arrived, police say they found a 12-year-old boy a gunshot wound, possibly self-inflicted, who was immediately transported to an area hospital.

The State Law Enforcement Division (SLED) is taking the lead on the investigation, according to a spokesperson for the City of Cayce.

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