Man found dead in Summerville apartment

The search is on for suspects in the death of Quran Khalif Allen.

Quran Khalif Allen, 26, of Summerville

DORCHESTER COUNTY, S.C. (WCBD) — Authorities are investigating following a fatal shooting in Dorchester County, Saturday morning.

Dorchester County deputies responded to Timber Lane Townhomes just after 1:30 a.m. on October 7 following multiple calls about gunshots.

After witnesses told investigators where the sound of gunfire was heard from, police found Quran Khalif Allen, 26, of Summerville inside of an apartment laying on a couch.

Medical personnel later pronounced dead.

“The body has been transferred to the Medical University of South Carolina for an autopsy scheduled for Monday,” according to Dorchester County Coroner Paul Brouthers.

“Case is [still] active,” according to  Major Tony Phinney with the Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office.

If you have any information, contact your local law enforcement division or Crime Stoppers at 843-554-1111.

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