Body found under Wappoo Bridge was of suicide victim

A picture from the scene.
A picture from the scene.

WEST ASHLEY, SC (WCSC) - The Charleston County Coroner's Office has confirmed the body of a woman found under the Wappoo Bridge in West Ashley earlier this week was that of a suicide victim.

Charleston Police Department officials say two people went under the Wappoo Bridge to eat lunch on Monday when they discovered a female body underneath the bridge near a support beam.

The two then called police around 12:30 p.m.

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