SUMMERVILLE, S.C. (WCBD) – The Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office (BCSO) is investigating a Friday night shooting at a Summerville apartment complex.
According to BCSO, the shooting happened shortly before 8:00 p.m. at the Issac Apartment complex on North Creek Drive.
The shooting stemmed from an earlier altercation between several parties at the apartment complex pool, which deputies responded to as well. BCSO said that deputies resolved the situation and cleared the scene, only to be called back about an hour later in reference to a shooting.
When they arrived, deputies found a man with a gunshot wound. He died at the scene.
BCSO said that they could not provide any suspect information as of 10:00 p.m., but confirmed that the incident was isolated and residents in the area should not be concerned.
Berkeley County Chief Deputy Coroner Darnell Hartwell later identified the victim as 20-year-old Caleb Mitchell of Summerville.