Police investigating man’s death near North Charleston apartment complex

Crime News

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – The North Charleston Police Department (NCPD) on Tuesday night responded to an incident at a North Charleston apartment complex.

Multiple units were on scene at Pinecrest Apartments as of 9:07 p.m. An area of the complex was blocked off with yellow police tape.

The North Charleston Forensics Unit arrived on the scene shortly after 11:00 p.m., along with the Charleston County coroner.

According to a report from the North Charleston Police Department, officers responded in reference to a male who was bleeding inside a vehicle.

Officers located a male on the ground next to the passenger door of a black sedan when they arrived on the scene.

The 27-year-old victim, who has not yet been identified, died at the scene, according to NCPD’s report.

Investigators are treating the case as a “suspicious death.”

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