- Associated Press - Monday, March 20, 2017

RIDGEVILLE, S.C. (AP) - One man has died and a second was hurt in a shooting in Berkeley County.

Sheriff’s deputies were called to a shooting off state Highway 27 in Ridgeville late Sunday afternoon.

The coroner’s office told local media outlets that 23-year-old Ishmel Rivers of Ridgeville died after he was taken to Trident Medical Center in North Charleston. An autopsy is planned Monday.

Authorities said the other person was taken to Summerville Medical Center by those at the scene. There was no word on his condition.

No charges have been filed. Authorities are still trying to determine how many people were involved in the shooting.

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times is switching its third-party commenting system from Disqus to Spot.IM. You will need to either create an account with Spot.im or if you wish to use your Disqus account look under the Conversation for the link "Have a Disqus Account?". Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.


Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide