Teen killed in shooting near Ladson

LADSON, S.C. (WCIV) -- A teenaged boy was shot and killed near the town of Ladson late Monday night.

According to Berkeley County deputies, the boy was taken to a nearby hospital with multiple gunshot wounds. Officials did not say where the boy was wounded. Tuesday morning, Capt. Rick Ollic with the Berkeley County Sheriff's Office confirmed the boy died.

The coroner has identified the victim as 15-year-old Alonza Williams of Goose Creek. Officials said he was pronounced dead at 11:11 p.m.

The shooting reportedly happened near Temple and Lander streets shortly before 10 p.m.

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