UPDATE: The Charleston County Coroner’s Office has released information on the victim.
Kenneth Rivers (37) died of a gunshot wound on the 1700 block of Hay Rd around 10:30 p.m. Friday.
CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – One person is dead following reported gunshots Friday night on Johns Island.
Officers with the Charleston Police Department responded to a location near Bozo Lane around 10:26 p.m. after receiving a call about shots being fired.
At the scene, police said a man was found “suffering obvious signs of trauma.”
Officers attempted life-saving measures while EMS was dispatched to the scene.
EMS crews arrived and determined the victims to be deceased.
No arrests have been made. Police did not provide any information on a possible suspect.
The incident is being treated as a homicide. An investigation is underway.