One dead, one injured in Saturday shooting in North Charleston

Crime News

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – A Charleston man is dead after a shooting in North Charleston that happened Saturday afternoon.

The Charleston County Coroner, Bobbi Jo O’Neal, identified the victim as 21-year-old Jonathan Smith.

According to North Charleston police, officers responded to the shooting around 4:35 p.m. Saturday on Chatham Avenue, the parking lot of the Chatham Place Apartments. Two people were reportedly injured and taken to the hospital.

Smith died at Trident Medical Center shortly after the shooting from a gunshot wound. There’s no details on the second victim’s condition at this time.

The North Charleston Police Department is the investigating agency. This story is developing with updates to come as News 2 receives more information.

Count on 2 for updates.

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