MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (WCSC) - The Charleston County Coroner's Office has identified a body which was recovered from Shem Creek on Monday.
Authorities say the body has been identified as 46-year-old Douglas Emery Jr.
The cause and manner of death is still under investigation.
The body was spotted near the mouth of the Shem Creek, and a concerned citizen notified police, according to Mount Pleasant Police Inspector Chip Googe.
The body had been found some time before 10:30 a.m. on Monday.