Deputies: Beaufort County shooting victim dies from injuries

Source: Live 5
Published: Sep. 13, 2022 at 10:47 PM EDT
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ST. HELENA ISLAND, S.C. (WCSC) - The Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office says a man injured in a Tuesday night shooting has died from his injuries.

Deputies responded at approximately 8:45 p.m. to the area of Seaside Road and Ginsing Lane for a report of a shooting victim. That victim was taken to Beaufort Memorial Hospital for treatment, deputies said.

The victim, identified as 38-year-old Anthwon Washington, had life-threatening injuries after being shot multiple times and died at the hospital, deputies said.

The investigation into the shooting is active and deputies say a suspect has not yet been identified.

Anyone who may have witnessed the shooting is asked to call the sheriff’s office at 843-524-2777 or Crime Stoppers of the Lowcountry at 843-554-1111.