- Associated Press - Tuesday, March 24, 2015

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - Authorities have identified a man who was shot and killed in Charleston - one of two shootings within a half hour and within several blocks in the city.

The Charleston County Coroner’s Office tells local media outlets that 25-year-old Brandon Washington was shot and killed around 6 p.m. on Monday.

About a half hour earlier and several blocks away, another man was shot and wounded. He is being treated at a local hospital. The identity of the wounded man has not been released.

Charleston police have not made any arrests in the cases. They say the shootings are not thought to be related.

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