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One person dead after downtown Charleston shooting Saturday morning

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CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) -

Charleston Police are investigating after a shooting in downtown Charleston left one person dead Saturday morning.

The Charleston County Coroner has identified the victim as 23 year old Ira Lamar Grant of Charleston. 

Police say the shooting happened around 7:30 a.m. Saturday morning in the area of Blake Street.

Officials say the male victim was transported to MUSC where he later died around 7:50 a.m.

Police say they are currently looking for the suspect.

We have reached out to authorities and will continue to update you with the latest information as soon as details enter our newsroom.

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