Coroner identifies man killed in Berkeley Co. drive-by that injured one other – Live 5 News WCSC

BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C. (WCSC) – The Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed that one person has died and one person has been hospitalized following a shooting outside of Summerville.

The man who died, Kendall Walker Jr., 35, was declared dead after he arrived at the hospital, the Berkeley County Coroner’s Office says. An autopsy has been scheduled for later this week.

Dispatch says that Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to Leisure Drive and Hanley Branch Drive shortly before 2 a.m. Tuesday. Leisure Drive is off of Jedburg Road near State Road in Berkeley County.

Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office Captain Michael Crumley says multiple people were shot in a drive-by shooting.

While responding to the emergency call, deputies say they learned the victims were transported to a hospital using a personal vehicle.

There is no word on a suspect, but deputies say they are canvassing the neighborhood for witnesses.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

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