Charleston deputies investigating shooting on Douglas Ave. in West Ashley

Charleston deputies investigating shooting on Douglas Ave. in West Ashley

WEST ASHLEY SC (WCSC) - Charleston County deputies are searching for a suspect after a shooting happened shortly after 5:00 p.m. on Douglas Avenue in West Ashley.

Deputies say two males went to the home on the 360-block of Douglas Avenue to purchase drugs.

Officers say the drug transaction resulted in one of the males being shot in the stomach, and the other beaten in the head with a gun.

Authorities say the suspect fled the scene in a burgundy Chrysler. Both victims were taken to MUSC for serious injuries.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crimestoppers at 843-554-111 or the Charleston County Sheriff's office. 
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