Coroner identifies man found shot to death in West Ashley driveway

Kentrell Samuel

Charleston police are investigating the death of a 27-year-old man who was found lying dead in a West Ashley driveway Thursday night.

Officers were dispatched to a home a 9 San Miguel Road about 10:40 p.m. Thursday for a report of a man lying in driveway, police spokesman Charles Francis said. San Miguel Road is off Savage Road near the Mark Clark Expressway.

Kentrell Samuel of Charleston died at the scene from a gunshot wound, Charleston County Deputy Coroner Dottie Lindsay said.

Police are investigating the death as a homicide. No further details were made available.


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