Charleston police investigating after body found in Savannah Highway apartments

Charleston County News

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – The Charleston Police Department on Monday is investigating after a body was found at the Stono Apartments on Savannah Highway.

According to CPD, officers arrived shortly after 3:15 p.m. after receiving a report of “an unresponsive individual inside one of the apartments.”

CPD said that it appears the body may have been there for multiple days.

On Wednesday, CPD said that the death is being investigated as a homicide.

The Charleston County Coroner identified the victim as Brendan Gaskins (30) of Charleston.

Editor’s note: This story is breaking and will be updated.

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