Police: 22-year-old man dies after home burglary, shooting on James Island

A 22-year-old man has died following a shooting related to a home invasion on James Island. (WCIV)

Cole Smith, 22, of 2020 Bradham Road in James Island, has died as a result of gunshot wounds early Tuesday morning, according to the Charleston County Coroner.

Smith was pronounced deceased at MUSC’s emergency room.

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According to the police report, at 2:50 a.m., police were called to a home off Riverland Drive where they found a man suffering from a gunshot wound related to a home invasion.

He was transported to the hospital where he later died.

Charleston Police and K-9 units searched the area for a suspect, according to the police report.

Charleston Police Department is investigating.

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