NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – Authorities arrested a 28-year-old-man on Sunday for shooting and killing a woman during a domestic-related incident.
Officers with the North Charleston Police Department responded to Roper St. Francis Primary Care on Rivers Avenue after a woman arrived suffering from a gunshot wound.
Fire and EMS attempted life-saving measures, but the woman, later identified as 28-year-old Toni Frasier, died at the scene from the injuries she received.
Authorities identified Denzel Laron Washington as a suspect in the case. Officers were dispatched to the incident location where they arrested and charged Washington with murder and possession of a firearm during the commission of a violent crime.
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Washington is expected to appear before a bond court judge Monday.
The shooting is under investigation by the North Charleston Police Department and Charleston County Coroner’s Office.