Officials are investigating a house fire in Georgetown County after the body of a 12-year-old boy was discovered in the home.
Deputies with the Georgetown County Sheriff's Office responded to reports of a mobile home fire on James Drive in the Andrews Community of Georgetown County around 1:30 a.m. Saturday.
According to the family of the boy, they recently moved to a new home. Investigators determined after the victim attended a birthday party, he returned to the house instead of their new home without the family's knowledge.
The incident remains under investigation by the Georgetown County Sheriff's Office and the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division.