Charleston police search for shooting suspects

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Charleston police are looking for a suspect involved in a shooting late Wednesday night.

Officers responded to 842 A. Dupont Road in reference to a shots fired call. Upon arrival they found a victim laying on the porch of the residence with a gunshot wound to the buttocks. The victim was alert and conscious and was able to tell police that two black males on bicycles wearing all black assaulted him with a firearm while he was outside of a different apartment.

The victim stated that one of the suspects shot him in the buttocks and then fled without ever saying anything to the victim. The victim then went back to his apartment and later was transported to the Medical University of South Carolina.

If you have any information you can call Crime Stoppers at 554-1111.

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