NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – The North Charleston Police Department (NCPD) is investigating a shooting that occurred around 6:02 p.m. in the Pine Ridge Circle are.
According to NCPD, officers arrived to find a “female victim laying in the roadway suffering from gunshot wounds.”
Although first responders “attempted life-saving measures,” the victim did not survive.
Deputy Chief Scott Deckard noted that this is an active investigation. Officers are searching for a suspect, described as a black male wearing a black jacket, who fled from the scene.
News 2 is en route to the scene. We will continue to provide updates as they become available.