Skip to content

Someone Shoots Local Business

Someone fired at least three bullets into a Pennville Used Car lot building on Monday night, according to Chattooga County Sheriff’s reports.

Deputies were dispatched to Bowman’s Auto at 12280 Hwy. 27, Summerville, around 10 p.m., after Branson Bowman found damage to the building.

Branson Bowman stated that he had found a bullet hole through the glass front door of the building and another two bullet holes through the aluminum siding higher up on the front of the building. He stated that he had been at a garage on Skelton Street when he heard what sounded like gunshots just after 8 p.m. . . Branson Bowman stated that he didn’t think anything of it till he discovered the bullet holes,” Deputy Thomas Sainthill reported.

The incident was turned over to a sheriff’s investigator.

Google Maps Photo


Leave a Comment