Suspect sought in fatal Johns Island shooting

Suspect sought in fatal Johns Island shooting

JOHNS ISLAND, SC (WCSC) - Charleston Police are looking for a man in connection to a fatal shooting on Johns Island Saturday night.

Investigators are looking for 22-year-old Samuri Stanley in connection to the shooting in the area of Bozo Lane and Spence Drive around 10:30 p.m. Saturday night.

According to an incident report, officers say they arrived to find a man lying in the street after being shot by Stanley. The victim, later identified by the coroner's office as 38-year-old Dwayne Blake, was transported to MUSC, where he died due to his injuries.

Police have advised to use extreme caution if Stanley is seen. Anyone with information on Stanley's whereabouts are asked to call Charleston Police at (843) 720-2485.

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