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Coroner identifies man killed in Charleston shooting

Published: Jul. 1, 2021 at 11:36 PM EDT|Updated: Jul. 2, 2021 at 5:49 PM EDT
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CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCSC) - The Charleston County Coroner’s Office identified the Charleston man killed in a shooting Thursday night.

Dominique Lewis, 31, died at MUSC at approximately 9:43 p.m. from a gunshot wound, Coroner Bobbi Jo O’Neal said.

Lewis and one other person were shot at approximately 9:30 p.m. in the area of Harris and Hanover Streets, police spokesman Charles Francis said.

An incident report states police responding to the call about a shooting found a woman who had been wounded. While talking with her, police learned of a second shooting victim, later identified as Lewis, the incident report states.

Both were taken to an area hospital where the man was pronounced dead.

No description of a possible gunman was immediately available.

Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call Charleston Police at 843-743-7200.

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