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Ladson man wanted for murder surrenders to Dorchester Co. detectives

Damon Alston. Source: Dorchester County Sheriff's Office Damon Alston. Source: Dorchester County Sheriff's Office
Authorities investigating shooting Monday night. (Source: WCSC) Authorities investigating shooting Monday night. (Source: WCSC)
Authorities investigating shooting Monday night. (Source: WCSC) Authorities investigating shooting Monday night. (Source: WCSC)
DORCHESTER COUNTY, SC (WCSC) -

A 31-year-old Ladson man wanted for a murder has surrendered to detectives. 

Officials with the Dorchester County Sheriff's Office say Damon Tremaine Alston turned himself over on Monday at 2:30 p.m.

He is expected to have a bond hearing on Tuesday. 

Alston was wanted for the shooting death of 21-year-old Benjamin Wagner that happened on Monday, July 20.

According to authorities, the incident happened in the area of Benedict Avenue off of Ashley Phosphate Road. 

Wagner was shot after 8 p.m. 

The coroner says the victim died of a gunshot wound to the chest. 

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