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Charleston radio DJ found dead in Beaufort County

CHARLESTON, SC (WCBD) – Deputies in Beaufort County are investigating after a body was found in Sunday morning in Sheldon.

Emergency services responded to a report of a man shot in a wooded area shortly after 4:00 a.m.

When deputies arrived, they located the gunshot victim, secured the area and checked on the condition of the gunshot victim and confirmed he was dead, according to our sister station WSAV.

The Beaufort County Coroner's Office later identified the gunshot victim as 28-year-old Nathaniel Scott Jr., who is known to DJ for North Charleston radio station Z93 Jamz. Otherwise known as “DJ Tough Love”.

An autopsy is scheduled for Tuesday at MUSC.

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