Authorities identify man killed in shooting on Johns Island

Published: Jun. 22, 2021 at 11:42 AM EDT|Updated: Jun. 22, 2021 at 4:24 PM EDT
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JOHNS ISLAND, S.C. (WCSC) - The Charleston County Coroner’s Office has identified a man who died following a shooting on Johns Island.

Authorities said 42-year-old Kendall Cohen from Ladson died from a gunshot wound at 8:42 p.m. on Monday on Bohicket Road and Donnelly Lane.

Deputies responded at approximately 8:17 p.m. to a reported shooting in the 2500 block of Bohicket Road. They found the victim on the ground near a parked vehicle in a private driveway, according to Capt. Roger Antonio.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene and deputies say the unknown gunman ran away from the area. Deputies say the death is suspicious and detectives are actively investigating.

Anyone with information is asked to call the sheriff’s office at 843-743-7200.

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