NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – UPDATE:
The Charleston County Coroner’s Office has identified Courtenay Smalls (29) as the victim of a shooting that occurred Wednesday night on St. Francis Street.
The Coroner confirms that Smalls died of a gunshot wound on the scene.
The North Charleston Police Department continues the investigation.
The North Charleston Police Department (NCPD) is investigating a murder that occurred around 7:16 p.m. on Wednesday.
According to NCPD, officers were dispatched to the 2000 block of St. Francis Street “in reference to an individual bleeding in front of a residence.”
Officers confirmed that a male victim was suffering from gunshot wounds.
The victim died from his injuries.
News 2 is en route to the scene.
This is an ongoing investigation.