2 arrested in connection to fatal West Ashley shooting

Valentino Hayward (left), Anisah Pearson (right)

WEST ASHLEY, S.C. (WCIV) -- Police arrested two people for the fatal shooting that happened Wednesday night in West Ashley.

According to Charleston police, 23-year-old Valentino Hayward, of Evergreen Street, was charged with murder and possession of a firearm during the commission of a violent crime.

Police also arrested 20-year-old Anisah Pearson, of Sequoia Street, and charged her with accessory after the fact.

Police say both are being held in the Al Cannon Detention Center. A bond hearing is expected to happen Friday afternoon.

Police have not released a motive for the shooting.

In a bond hearing, Hayward was denied bond and Pearson's bond was set at $50,000.

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