2 men charged in deadly shooting on St. Helena Island

2 men charged in deadly shooting on St. Helena Island
(L) Channon Preston, (R) Xavier Polite. (Source: Beaufort County Sheriff's Office)

ST. HELENA ISLAND, S.C. (WTOC) - Two men have been charged with murder after a deadly shooting Wednesday afternoon on St. Helena Island.

According to the Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office, 30-year-old Steven Glover was shot and killed on Stonewood Road around 1 p.m.

Deputies say they identified two persons of interest and questioned them. They charged 21-year-old Channon Preston, of St. Helena, and 20-year-old Xavier Polite, of Seabrook, with murder.

Both men were booked at the Beaufort County Detention Center.

Investigators continue to look into the shooting death of Glover. Anyone with information is asked to contact Staff Sergeant Todd Duncan at 843-255-3418 or Crimestoppers of the Lowcountry at 843-554-1111, if wishing to remain anonymous and for possible reward.

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