Argument leads to fatal shooting at North Charleston hotel, police say

Emergency officials: Police responding to reported shooting at N. Charleston hotel

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCSC) - North Charleston Police say no arrests have been made as yet following a deadly Sunday shooting at a hotel.

North Charleston police say shortly before 5 p.m., officers responded to the Motel 6 on 2551 Ashley Phosphate Road where a shooting had been reported.

When officers got on scene they found a man in the hallway suffering from a gunshot wound, an incident report states.

The victim was then transported to Trident Hospital where he later died, according to police spokesman Spencer Pryor.

Investigators say preliminary information shows that the victim was arguing with several people when he was shot.

A witness told police a light-colored sedan with four people inside left the area, the report states.

Police are continuing the investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to call North Charleston Police at 843-740-2800

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