Fatal shooting in N. Charleston under investigation

Fatal shooting in N. Charleston under investigation

NORTH CHARLESTON (WCSC) - North Charleston Police are currently investigating a fatal shooting that occurred early Sunday morning.

Shortly after 5 a.m, officers responded to the area of Emden Street and Piedmont Street in reference to shots fired.

According to authorities, after arriving on the scene officers located a deceased black male in the street.

Officers say preliminary information indicates the victim was talking with someone inside of a vehicle at Emden and Piedmont when a black male wearing a gray hoodie and dark pants got out of the vehicle and began shooting at the victim.

The suspect was seen getting back into the vehicle and leaving the area.

At this time there is no further description of the suspect or the vehicle.

The incident remains under investigation.

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