The Hanahan Police Department, South Carolina Law Enforcement Division and the Berkeley County Coroner’s Office are investigating an incident after the death of a 10-year-old child.

A statement from Berkeley County Coroner, George Oliver, said that on Oct. 5, his office responded to Hanahan for a juvenile victim of a gunshot wound.

The coroner said an autopsy has been scheduled for Oct 9.

SLED’s Public Information Officer, Tommy Crosby said in an email response that by law, upon receiving a report of child death from a medical examiner or county corner, SLED is directed to investigate and gather all information on the fatality.