Coroner: Man found in overturned car in Summerville died of gunshot wound

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SUMMERVILLE, SC (WCSC) - Authorities say a man who was found in an overturned car in Summerville earlier this month died from a gunshot wound to the chest.

The Dorchester County Coroner's Office released a report on Thursday stating that 16-year-old Alfonza Campbell Jr.'s death is being investigated as a homicide.

Summerville police officials say officers responded to a shooting on Daffodil Street in the Robynwyn neighborhood at 7 p.m. on Nov. 2.

The Dorchester County Coroner's Office says several calls were received regarding shots fired in the area.

Law enforcement responded to the area and found a vehicle that had overturned and had struck a tree.

Police are asking witnesses to contact the Summerville Police Department at 843-875-1650 with information or call Crime Stoppers at 843-554-1111.

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