Deputies investigating fatal shooting at West Ashley subdivision

Published: Jul. 19, 2021 at 4:25 PM EDT|Updated: Jul. 19, 2021 at 11:56 PM EDT
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WEST ASHLEY, S.C. (WCSC) - Charleston County deputies are investigating a fatal shooting at a subdivision in West Ashley Monday afternoon.

Around 3:34 p.m., deputies responded to a shooting on Corral Drive in the Ponderosa subdivision. When deputies arrived they found an unresponsive male subject in the driveway.

Capt. Roger Antonio said the victim suffered an apparent gunshot wound and subsequently died at the scene.

“The unknown shooter(s) had fled the scene prior to deputies’ arrival,” the sheriff’s office said. “Deputies canvassed the area for witnesses and evidence.”

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

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