Man charged with murder accused of shooting victim, dumping body in ditch

HOLLYWOOD, SC (WCSC) - The Charleston County Sheriff's Office has arrested a man accused of shooting a man to death and then dumping his body in a ditch in Hollywood.

Authorities charged Fitzgerald "Scrappy" Byas with murder in connection with the death of James Guyton who was found shot to death in a ditch at the corner of Chaplains Landing Road and Creek Road on March 12.
Byas was arrested Monday afternoon after he came to the Charleston County Sheriff's Office for questioning in reference to the shooting.

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