Man holding toddler shot in Greenwood

June 27, 2011

Greenwood police say a man holding a toddler was hit by a stray bullet at the Cambridge Square Apartments near Madison Avenue and County Line Road just after 8 p.m. Sunday. Investigators say the victim, Charles Staten, 24, was trying to get into his apartment when the bullet hit him in the stomach. He was taken to the hospital in unknown condition. The child was uninjured. Witnesses say a man involved in a fight in a nearby parking lot fired several shots, including one that hit Staten.  The suspect ran from the scene.