A 72-year-old Moncks Corner man was shot to death outside a diner this afternoon, authorities said.

Berkeley County Coroner Bill Salisbury identified him as Louis Washington.

Sheriff’s deputies responded to a report of a shooting at approximately 4:50 p.m. in front of Margie’s Diner on S.C. Highway 6 at Cooper Store Road.

When deputies arrived, they found Washington dead of a gunshot wound. He was found lying on the ground near his vehicle. An autopsy will be conducted Saturday.

No arrests have been made, and the investigation continues.

Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to contact the Sheriff’s Office at 843-719-4412 or Crime Stoppers at 843-554-1111.