Coroner identifies man killed in weekend downtown shooting
CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCSC) - The Charleston County Coroner has identified a man The Charleston Police Department found dead after a shooting downtown.
Charleston County Coroner Bobbi Jo O’Neal says Charles Phoenix, 35, of Charleston, died where he was shot at approximately 12:25 a.m. Saturday.
Officers say that they were dispatched to the scene after learning that residents reported gunshots at around 12:10 a.m. Saturday.
The CPD said the gunshots were reportedly heard in the area of 4 America Street and O’Neal says that is where Phoenix was found.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call 843-743-7200 for the on-duty CPD Central detective.
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