BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C. (WCBD) – The Berkeley County Coroner’s Office has identified the victim of a fatal shooting that stemmed from an argument over a card game.
Deputies with the Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to an address on Old Highway 6 in the Cross area just after 6:30 p.m. in reference to a fight that escalated to a shooting.
Once at the scene, deputies located a victim that was suffering from a gunshot wound. That victim was later pronounced deceased.
Through their initial investigation, deputies learned the shooting stemmed from a dispute over a card game.
Berkeley County Coroner George Oliver later identified that victim as 31-year-old Ronvelle Johnson.
Coroner Oliver said Johnson died from a single gunshot wound.
The Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office and the Berkeley County Coroner’s is investigating the shooting.