Charleston police looking for man they say lied about shooting

Terrell O. Wilson, 20, of America Street is wanted on a charge of obstruction of justice after police said he lied about being shot in the leg.

Charleston police are looking for a man they say lied when they talked to him about being shot in the leg.

Terrell O. Wilson, 20, of America Street is wanted on a charge of obstruction of justice.

Police were called to St. Francis Hospital about noon Tuesday to talk to a man who had been shot in the leg.

Wilson told police he was walking on the sidewalk around 904 St. Andrews Blvd. when a car pulled up and somebody started shooting at him from the passenger’s side and he was hit in the lower right leg, according to the incident report. Wilson said he took off running and the car drove away.

Wilson gave several inconsistent statements during the interview that were proven to be false, according to the report. A warrant for his arrest was issued.

Wilson is described as 5 feet 9 inches tall, weighing 160 pounds.

His address is also listed as Pine Run Court in North Charleston.

Anyone with information about Wilson is asked to call Charleston police at 577-7434 or Crime Stoppers at 554-1111.

Reach Dave Munday at 937-5553 or twitter.com/dmunday.