Coroner identifies man killed in altercation near bus stop on Rivers Avenue

Coroner identifies man killed in altercation near bus stop on Rivers Avenue
(Source: AP)

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCSC) - Authorities have identified a man who was killed in an altercation near a bus stop in North Charleston.

Officials with the Charleston County Coroner’s Office said 38-year-old Trevell Johnson of North Charleston died on Saturday night.

According to authorities, he died from injuries he suffered near the bus stop at Rivers and Cosgrove avenues. An autopsy is pending.

On Saturday at 9:30 p.m., police officers responded to the parking lot of 3366 Rivers Avenue in reference to someone being stabbed.

“Charleston County EMS and NCFD responded; however, the victim was deceased on-scene,” NCPD officials said.

According to police, an initial investigation found that the victim had been at the bus stop, and apparently there was some type of altercation with an unknown suspect, which led into the parking lot. Investigators said the suspect fled on foot.

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