Deputies, officer receive out pour of support after shooting

Suspect's home on Farrier Lane in York County

Authorities confirm four York County law enforcement officer were shot late Monday and early Tuesday and taken to the hospital. Before law enforcement arrived on scene, the suspect fled on foot. York County K-9 units were called to help find the suspect. "At 1:07, we believe the suspect fired shots striking one of our K-9 unit officers".

Suspect Christian McCall, 47, was also shot and is now in custody.

Police were called to a home on Farrier Lane around 10:10pm Monday night, for a report of a domestic violence incident. That officer was rushed in a deputy's vehicle to Piedmont Medical Center in nearby Rock Hill, South Carolina, Faris said.

As the search continued, three more officers were struck by gunfire. Randy Clinton who was chasing him with a police dog. The Sheriff's Office did not say whether it had issues with McCall in the past.

"We could really use your prayers and thoughts for those officers right now", Faris said at a press concerence later that morning. All three are members of the York County SWAT team, Farris said.

The three deputies were shot a couple hours later at 3:30 a.m. while continuing the search in the woods.

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Patrol cars from the York County Sheriff's Office were visibly parked outside CMC Main Tuesday afternoon.

"Please pray for the York PD Officer and York County Sheriff's Deputies who were shot early this morning", the York Police Department tweeted Tuesday morning. Their conditions were not immediately known.

Authorities say a man suspected of shooting four law enforcement officers in SC also fired at a police helicopter and damaged it.

The extent of their injuries have not been released, nor have their names.

The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department assisted by blocking roadways enroute to Carolinas Medical Center.

Channel 9 reporter Mark Barber is on the scene gathering more details and will have live reports on Eyewitness News Daybreak.

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