N. Charleston Police name suspect in shooting

N. Charleston Police name suspect in shooting

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - North Charleston Police say they are searching for a 21-year-old in connection with a shooting Thursday on Midland Park Road.

Police named Jhamein Askia Robinson as a suspect in the shooting that left one person injured.

At 3:50 p.m. on Thursday, NCPD officers responded to the Midland Park Grocery on 2599 Midland Park Road for a reported shooting.

Police say witnesses directed officers to the area of Kenwood Drive where they located a 28-year-old male victim, who was suffering from a gunshot wound to the leg.

EMS responded to the scene to treat the victim, and he was transported to MUSC for treatment.

Investigators say after interviewing witnesses, they were initially looking for three males, however they now say Robinson is their only suspect.

NCPD officials say at this point in the investigation, no motive has been determined.

Anyone with information on Robinson's whereabouts should call the North Charleston Police Department at (843) 740-2800 or CrimeStoppers at (843) 554-1111.

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