Man killed in shooting outside North Charleston restaurant, police say

Published: Jul. 1, 2019 at 2:46 PM EDT
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NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCSC) - A man has died following a shooting at a North Charleston restaurant early Monday.

North Charleston officers responded to the 3500 block of Dorchester Road at approximately 1:43 a.m. for a shooting at the Dreams Sports Cafe where the found a man shot on the ground.

He later died at MUSC.

North Charleston police spokesman Spencer Pryor cited witnesses saying the victim and an acquaintance were outside of the restaurant when a man approached the victim and fired a gun.

A responding officer reported finding the victim lying next to a car.

According to a report, the victim had suffered multiple gunshot wounds.

“The incident appears to be a targeted shooting,” Pryor said. “The investigation is ongoing.”

Anyone with information on the incident should contact North Charleston Police at (843) 740-2800 or Crime Stoppers at (843) 554-1111.

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