19-year-old victim identified in fatal Baker Avenue shooting

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NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – Authorities in North Charleston responded to reports of a shooting incident Monday evening around Baker Avenue and Adair Avenue.

Charleston County Dispatch reported the call came in a 9:20 p.m.

Upon arrival, NCPD spokesman Spencer Pryor said officers located a male victim suffering from gunshot wounds.

That victim, later identified as 19-year-old Saquan Knight, was transported to MUSC for treatment but died overnight.

Pryor said the initial investigation indicated that an argument between three to four individuals took place prior on the shooting.

The incident remains under investigation.

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