Police arrest man in deadly Sunday shooting in North Charleston

North Charleston Police have arrested a 26-year-old man in connection with a shooting that left one man dead.
Published: Nov. 21, 2022 at 5:57 AM EST|Updated: Nov. 21, 2022 at 6:15 PM EST
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NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCSC) - North Charleston Police have arrested a 26-year-old man in connection with a shooting that left one man dead.

Rigoberto Rojas-Santiago faces charges of murder and possession of a deadly weapon during the commission of a violent crime.

The charges stem from a shooting reported to North Charleston Police at approximately 5:40 p.m. Sunday. Police responded to the 7800 block of Jean Rebault Drive where the shooting had been reported.

An incident report states Police found the body of Brihan “Zuriel” Martinez Calderon, 20, after he had been shot. EMS treated Calderon but he died at the scene from his injuries, police spokesman Harve Jacobs said.

Rojas-Santiago was arrested at approximately 3 a.m. Monday morning by North Charleston detectives, who were assisted by Goose Creek Police and Berkeley County deputies.

The Charleston County Coroner’s Office has not yet released the name of the victim.

He was being held at the Al Cannon Detention Center.