Missing man's body recovered near Daniel Island

Missing man's body recovered near Daniel Island

DANIEL ISLAND, SC (WCSC) - The Berkeley County Coroner has identified the body found on Daniel Island as that of Jules Dickson Mappus, Jr.

The 20-year-old man was reported missing on February 27 after officials found his car unoccupied on the Ravenel Bridge.

According to CPD officials, Mappus' body was recovered the marsh near the 1400 block of Wando View Street after being spotted around 5:24 p.m.

Officials with the Charleston Fire Department say they assisted the Charleston PD and SC DNR with the recovery of the body.

Dispatch officials said Berkeley County EMS also responded to the incident.

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