NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) — The North Charleston Police Department is investigating following a deadly shooting.
The North Charleston Police Department responded to the 3300 block of Ashley Phosphate Road just before 6 a.m. on Wednesday, June 28 in reference to a man barricading himself inside of an apartment with a woman who had been shot.
Officers persuaded 55-year-old Tommy Jones to leave the apartment, and found the woman’s body.
Jones is charged with murder and possession of a weapon during a crime. He is expected to face a bond court judge at 7 Wednesday evening.
Meantime, we are working to learn the identity of the victim from the Charleston County Coroner’s Office.