North Charleston police investigating deadly shooting at Fairwind-Oakfield Apartments

Officers were still visible working the crime scene at around 9:45 p.m. Friday. (WCIV)

The North Charleston Police Department is investigating a deadly shooting that happened at the Fairwind-Oakfiled Apartments Friday evening.

Officers with the police department and the Charleston County Sheriff's Office were dispatched to 8755 Fairwind Drive just before 7 p.m. and found a man on the ground with several gunshot wounds. He was later pronounced dead at the scene.

The Charleston County Coroner's Office has identified the victim as Hillard Pinckney, 28.

Witnesses told investigators there was an altercation before shots were fired and two men were seen leaving the area after the shooting.

Check back with ABC News 4 as we continue to follow this story.

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