Shooting off Romney Street in Charleston Tuesday leaves one dead, another hospitalized


Charleston Police say they're investigating a deadly shooting that happened Tuesday night in the area of Athens Court and Romney Street.

According to Charleston Police spokesman Charles Francis, the shooting occurred shortly after 8 p.m.

Darnell White, a 33-year-old man from North Charleston, died on scene from a gunshot wound.

Another man was taken to MUSC for treatment, police say.

The case remains under investigation. Further details about possible suspects or circumstances leading up to the shooting are not yet available.

This is a developing story, and will be updated.

close video ad
Unmutetoggle ad audio on off