Investigation underway after body found on James Island

Investigation underway after body found on James Island

JAMES ISLAND, SC (WCSC) - The Charleston County Sheriff's Office is investigating after a body was found on James Island Friday afternoon.

Shortly after 1 p.m., Charleston County Sheriff deputies responded to 1830 Cornish Ave.

Authorities say the homeowner located the body of an unknown male in the water near his dock.

CCSO officials say there are no obvious signs of foul play at this time.

The death is under investigation by the sheriff's office Criminal Investigation Division and the Charleston County Coroner's Office.

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