Man killed in North Charleston shooting identified

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) — The Charleston County Coroner’s Office has released the identity of the person killed in a fatal shooting in North Charleston.

According to Deputy Coroner Sheila Williams, Matthew Rodney Simmons, 28, of Moncks Corner was pronounced deceased at the scene.

Just after 3 a.m. on September 4, officers responded to 2150 Spoleto Lane in reference to a shooting.

Jeremy Louis Woods

Authorities found Simmons suffering from a gunshot wound. He later was pronounced dead.

Jeremy Louis Woods, 29, is charged with murder, first-degree burglary, and possession of a knife/firearm during a violent crime in connection with the murder.

At a bond hearing on Tuesday, September 5, Woods was given a $200,000 bond for the possession of a knife/firearm during a violent crime.

No bond was issued for the murder and first-degree burglary charges.

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