Police: 2 shot in N. Charleston late Wednesday night

Police: 2 shot in N. Charleston late Wednesday night

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - North Charleston Police are investigating a shooting late Wednesday night that left one dead and one injured.

Police responded shortly before 11:30 p.m. to the 3800 block of St. John Avenue where officers found two shooting victims, North Charleston Police spokesman Spencer Pryor said.

One victim, an adult woman, was reportedly discovered in the parking lot. The other, an adult male, was found inside of an apartment.

They were transported to an area hospital for treatment. The woman later died at the hospital.

According to the male victim, he opened the front door to his apartment and saw another man wearing jeans and a white shirt armed with a gun. The man entered the apartment and shot both people before leaving the scene. The woman left the apartment and made it to the front parking lot.

The investigation is ongoing.

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