Victim in downtown Charleston shooting identified

Charleston Police say one man died after a shooting downtown on Saturday morning.

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCSC) - The Charleston County coroner has released the identity of the man who died in a shooting in downtown Charleston Saturday morning.

Steven Buie, Jr., 23, has died on the scene of the shooting on Harris Street at 4:06 a.m., according to the coroner.

Officers were seen going door-to-door searching for the suspect and they hope to be able to release information shortly.

Dispatch received the initial call about the shooting at 3:56 am.

Anyone with information is asked to 843-743-7200 for the on-duty CPD Central Detective or Crime Stoppers of the Lowcountry at 843-554-1111.

This is an ongoing investigation please check back for more updates.

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