CPD: man shot in the face on Falkirk Drive

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCIV) -- Very little details are available about a shooting that happened Wednesday evening at the dead end of Falkirk Drive, but police say the victim was sent to MUSC with a gunshot wound to the face.

Police responded to the scene around 5:30 p.m. and found the victim, a 20-year-old black male, sitting on the roadway in front of the dead end. Reports say he was alert and conscious despite a gunshot wound "to the left side of his face close to his eye."

CPD officers say the investigation is ongoing and have not released any information on suspects in the case. Anyone with information about this incident can call Charleston Police at 577-7434 or Crime Stoppers at 554-1111.