Victim identified in fatal N. Charleston shooting

Victim identified in fatal N. Charleston shooting

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - The man who had been fatally shot Friday afternoon has been identified as 28-year-old Davon Smith, according to Deputy Coroner Dottie Lindsay.

One person is in custody after a deadly shooting in North Charleston Friday afternoon.

Jobany Colon, 39, is charged with murder and possession of a firearm during the commission of a violent crime, North Charleston Police Capt. Scott Perry said.

Officers responded at approximately  11:40 a.m. to the area of Nelson and Leslie Streets to investigate a report of shots fired, police say.

While on the way to the scene, police were notified the victim had arrived at the Roper Northwoods emergency room, Perry said. The victim was later transported to Trident Medical Center where he eventually died of his injuries.

Colon appeared in bond court Saturday morning where he received a $150,000 surety bond for possession of a weapon during a violent crime. No bond was issued for the murder charge.

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