Authorities identify victim in Moncks Corner fatal shooting

BERKELEY COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - The Berkeley County Coroner's Office has identified the victim in Thursday's fatal Moncks Corner shooting as 72-year-old Louis Washington of Moncks Corner.

Authorities say the shooting happened around 5 p.m. on Highway 6 in front of Margie's Diner. Deputies say when they arrived on the scene they found Washington deceased as a result of a gunshot wound.

Residents in the area reported multiple emergency crews on scene in the area of Cooper Store Road and Main Street.

Investigators say no arrests have been made at this time. The Berkeley County Coroner's office will be conducting an autopsy Saturday.

If anyone has any information on this shooting please contact the Berkeley County Sheriff's Office at 843-719-4412 or Crime Stoppers at 843-554-1111.

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