Multiple agencies respond to deadly shooting near St. Stephen gas station

Berkeley County News

ST. STEPHEN, S.C. (WCBD) – Multiple agencies responded to a Monday evening shooting in St. Stephen, according to Berkeley County Dispatch.

St. Stephen Police Department and the Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office (BCSO) were on scene at a gas station on the 3800 block of Byrnes Drive shortly before 8:00 p.m. BCSO reported that the shooting took place on nearby Gourdin Street.

One person, later identified by the Berkeley County Coroner’s Office as 37-year-old Sherwood Johnson, died as a result of the shooting and one woman was taken into custody.

The Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office, the St. Stephen Police Department and the Berkeley County Coroner’s office are investigating.

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