Joseph Wright Jr. dies in fatal North Charleston shooting – Monday, May 2, 2022

North Charleston shooting death of Joseph Wright Jr. – Obituary

NORTH CHARLESTON, South Carolina – An 18-year-old man from Joseph Wright Jr. has been named as the person pronounced dead from a fatal bullet wound at a Ladson flat early Monday morning.

According to the Charleston County Coroner’s Office, Joseph Wright Jr. of North Charleston died of a gunshot wound at Summerville Medical Center on Monday at 1:10 a.m.

Bobbi, the coroner Wright was shot at the Harborstone Apartments, according to Jo O’Neal.

Officers arrived at the apartment complex about 12:15 a.m. Monday after receiving “several” 911 calls reporting hearing gunshots.

Witnesses stated that they were on their balcony with the victim when they noticed two males, got into their car, and drove to another building to find the individuals.

According to witnesses, the two guys opened fire on the car, injuring the victim, who was subsequently taken to the hospital.