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Authorities have identified the man shot last week in a Ladson home.

Lewis Hairston, 24, of Ladson died around 12:16 p.m. Friday of a gunshot wound, the Charleston County Coroner's office said.

Charleston County deputies responded to a report of a deceased male at a home on Tremont Avenue shortly after noon on Friday and found Hairston there, spokesman Roger Antonio said.  

The Charleston County Sheriff's Office is investigating.

No further details were immediately available.

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Fleming Smith covers breaking news for the Charleston area. A native Georgian, she previously covered breaking news and features for The Wall Street Journal and The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.