CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – The Charleston Police Department is investigating a deadly shooting that took place on Harris Street in downtown Charleston early Saturday morning.
Officers responded to 9 Harris Street just before 4 a.m. Saturday after reports of a shooting in Downtown Charleston.
The Charleston County Coroner says Steven Lavonta Buie Jr., 23, of North Charleston was found dead on scene from a gunshot wound.
CPD identified Javon Isaiah Brown, 23, as the suspect. Authorities are currently looking for Brown and say he is wanted for murder and possession of a firearm during a violent crime.
Please contact the Charleston Police Department via Dispatch (843-743-7200) if you have any information regarding Brown’s whereabouts or contact Crime Stoppers at 843-554-1111 to remain anonymous.