LINCOLNVILLE, SC (WCSC) - The Charleston County Coroner has identified the body of a man who was found dead in the area of Bell Drive in Lincolnville Friday night.
Officials say 25 year old Tyrell Bess of Ladson died on the scene from a gunshot wound.
Charleston County Sheriff's Office deputies say they responded to reports of shots being fired around 10 p.m.
Bess' body was discovered off the roadway in a wooded area, authorities say.
Deputies say when they arrived on the scene, they also located several spent shell casings near the side of the road a few yards from the victim.
There are currently no suspects identified in the investigation, nor any arrests made.
This is an active criminal investigation and anyone with information is asked to call CrimeStopppers at (843) 554-1111 or the Sheriff's Office at (843) 202-1700.