Police: 15-Year Old Shot, Killed in Ladson


By Alicia Barnes

LADSON, S.C. (AP) _ Authorities in Berkeley County are investigating the shooting death of a 15-year-old youth during a confrontation in Ladson.

Coroner Bill Salisbury says 15-year-old Alonza Williams of Goose Creek suffered several gunshot wounds in the incident that occurred shortly before 10 p.m. Monday.

Williams was taken by helicopter to the Medical University of South Carolina, where he died about 90 minutes later.

Sheriff's deputies say they have no suspects in the shooting.

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