Police and S.W.A.T. teams in a popular neighborhood in Charleston, SC have swarmed the area. At this point details are not available. There is at least one shooter police have identified and they are looking for additional shooters. The area has been evacuated. No causalities have reported at this point.
New information since the original post state that police are working a hostage situations in a restaurant in a very popular block in Charleston. Apparently a Shooter is holding a hostage in addition there are multiple people in the restaurant.