Charleston police investigating downtown homicide, victim identified

Charleston police investigating downtown homicide, victim identified
Charleston Police are responding to a four-car crash in West Ashley. (Source: AP)

CHARLESTON COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - Charleston police say they are investigating a homicide that occurred downtown.

Daishawn Cottman, 25, was pronounced deceased at the MUSC ER shortly after 1 a.m. from a gunshot wound, according to the Charleston County Coroner's Office.

Authorities say a man was found at 1 a.m. near President and Kennedy Street. He was taken to MUSC hospital where he later died.

Right now, no arrest have been made.

This is a developing story. Check back later for details.

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