Remains found in Orangeburg County on July 8 are of a 26-year-old North Charleston man, according to the sheriff's office.
Forensic investigators identified remains located off Farm Field Road in Holly Hill as Adelso Corado Barrientos, according to Orangeburg Sheriff Leroy Ravenell.
Deputies say Barrientos lived in North Charleston but had acquaintances in Orangeburg.
Orangeburg investigators have been in contact with several local, state and federal agencies to be able to identify Barrientos, Ravenell said.
The death investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information about Adelso Corado Barrientos, his family or his disappearance is asked to contact Orangeburg investigations at (803) 534-3550 or CrimeStoppers at (888) CRIME-SC.