Deputies investigating after person found dead in N. Charleston field

VIDEO: Deputies investigating after person found dead near N. Charleston pathway

CHARLESTON COUNTY, S.C. (WCSC) - Charleston County deputies say they’re investigating after a person was found dead with a gunshot wound in a field in North Charleston early Monday morning.

Deputies initially responded to the scene at the corner of Kimbell Road at Midland Park Road between Hwy 78 and Hwy 26 near Trident Technical College around 4:02 a.m.

According to Sheriff’s Office spokesman Roger Antonio, the person was found in the field in the 2200 block of Kimbell Road.

Deputies were looking through the area with flashlights and interviewing two men nearby. Crime scene tape is up and a forensic services SUV has also arrived at the scene along with the coroner.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Charleston County Sheriff’s Office at 843-202-1700 or CrimeStoppers of the Lowcountry at 843-554-1111.

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