Man charged in West Ashley homicide

Man charged in West Ashley homicide

(WCSC) - Charleston Police say they've arrested a suspect in connection with a homicide that happened in West Ashley.

Jacques Summersett, 24, has been charged with murder and possession of a firearm during the commission of a violent crime.

Police say an argument broke out between two men Summersett knew on Locksley Drive Saturday around 5:30 p.m. when Summersett became involved. The suspect then allegedly shot one of the men.

The victim was transported to MUSC, where he later died. He has not yet been identified.

Summersett is being held at the Al Canon Detention center. Bond has not been set for his murder charge. Bond for his other charge has been set at $50,000.

This incident is still under investigation.

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