Body found on Pinckney Island identified

Hilton Head, SC - HILTON HEAD, SC (WCSC) - The body discovered at Pinckney Island boat landing this morning has been identified as 52-year-old Leonard Green of Hilton Head.

Just after 8:00 a.m. Sunday, Beaufort County Sheriff's Deputies responded to the boat landing in reference to a report of property found by a Hilton Head Public Service District worker. Upon arrival, deputies met with the worker to collect the found property.

After searching the immediate area, deputies located the body of a black maleiwith a gunshot wound. Evidence at the scene suggests foul play, said authorities.

This incident remains under investigation.

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