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UPDATE: Man dead in Charleston shooting

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UPDATE:

Police now believe that the shooting was drug related.

According to police, crack cocaine was found on the victim who died from a single gunshot wound to the head.

Police knew Booker and had dealt with him several times in the past decade.

Police are currently searching for a white Ford Crown Victoria which is believed to be connected to the crime.

Police are surprised that there were no calls about shots fired in the area.

The shooting occurred in an alley and this usually creates a loud echo.

The family of the victim say that he left the house 20 to 30 minutes before the shooting took place.

 


 

Charleston Police are investigating an early morning shooting on Milton Street.
     
Police found a man shot in the head about 1:30 this morning.
     
25 year old David Jauboi Booker of Charleston was found by two people walking by the scene.
     
Investigators are looking into several leads at this time.

 

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