Police: Man fatally shot at Token Street apartments

NORTH CHARLESTON (WCSC) - A man was found fatally shot when officers responded to reports of shots fired shortly before 2 a.m. Sunday morning at the Token Street Apartments at 1804 Token Street, according to officials with the North Charleston police.

Police say upon arrival they saw an unresponsive male victim in the entrance hallway suffering from gunshot wounds.

The victim was pronounced deceased after EMS arrived on the scene.

Authorities say the victim had what appeared to be illegal narcotics on his person.

Witnesses informed police the victim was last seen in the apartment area visiting acquaintances earlier in the day. According to the witness accounts, the victim was not leaving the area to meet with anyone at the time of the shooting.

No suspect information has been provided by witnesses, authorities say.

The investigation is ongoing.

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