The Myrtle Beach Police Department was involved in a shooting Saturday night, according to the the department's Twitter account.

Officers are on scene in the 400 block of 14th Ave South, which was blocked off to traffic. South Kings Highway was also blocked from 13th Avenue South to 15th Avenue South.

State Law Enforcement Division spokesperson Tom Crosby said the agency had been called to investigate.

The Horry County Coroner's Office said around 11 p.m. that they had not been called to the scene. 

Police spokesperson Thomas Vest said around 11:10 p.m. that the department was not releasing any information about the incident other than what was posted on its social media accounts. 

Several ambulances were on the scene but police didn't say if there were any injuries.

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SLED is investigating a Saturday night shooting that involved a Myrtle Beach police officer. Photo by Ian Brooking 


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