NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Investigators say a 14-year-old has been arrested for a North Charleston murder.
The North Charleston Police Department said the teen, accompanied by his attorney, surrendered to officers Thursday evening in connection with the murder of 17-year-old Knowledge Sumpter.
He is being detained at the DJJ on a charge of murder.
On July 20, officers responded to the 2600 block of Harvey Avenue to a report of a possible body in a yard.
Police discovered a deceased man who was shot.
According to a report, the victim was wearing socks, no shoes, jeans that were down past his knees, boxer shorts and no shirt.
NCPD officials say a canvas of the area was conducted where shell casings, blood and a pair of black shoes were located in the area of another home down the street.