Man arrested in fatal Berkeley County shooting

BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C. (WCIV) -- A Huger man was arrested Tuesday morning in connection to a fatal shooting in Berkeley County that happened on Sunday.

According to a release from the sheriff's office, 17-year-old Shaquille Mileak Jamal Washington was arrested and charged with murder in the shooting death at A Place In The Woods.

Deputies say the shooting happened around 4 a.m. Sunday. Officers found the victim severely wounded in the parking lot of the establishment and he was taken to a Mount Pleasant hospital where he later died.

Washington is being held at the Hill-Finklea Detention Center. A bond hearing was scheduled for 7 p.m. Tuesday.