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Police arrest suspect after man shot in the leg outside North Charleston home

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Thursday police arrest Mario Archield in connection with the shooting on Cosmopolitan Street.

Tuesday March 19 police responded Cosmopolitan and Echo Street in response to a shooting in the area.

When officers arrived they located the victim with a gunshot wound to his left leg.

The victim nor the witness could provide police with a description of the suspect.

Investigators found a .45 caliber shell casing  on the ground near the front porch of the victim.  The victim was transported to MUSC.

Another witness later told police that a bald black male wearing a black t-shirt came up to the victim and an argument ensued.  The suspect then pulled out a gun and shot the victim in the leg and rode off on a beach cruiser bicycle.

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