1 Injured, 1 dead following shooting in North Charleston

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) — The North Charleston Police Department is investigating following a shooting, that happened Wednesday night.

According to the Public Information Officer for the North Charleston Police Department, Spencer Pryor, officers were dispatched to the 3800 block of St. Johns Avenue following reports of a shooting.

When officers arrived they found a woman in the parking lot suffering from a gunshot wound, officers later found a man inside an apartment with injuries as well.

Medics took both victims to the hospital, the woman later died.

According to Pryor, the male victim told police he opened the front door and found a suspect who was armed with a gun, the suspect then entered the apartment, shot the two of them and then left.

Police have released a vague description of the suspect, they say he may have left the area on a moped headed towards Ohear Avenue.

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