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Authorities investigating after body found in Georgetown

(Source: WCSC) (Source: WCSC)
(Source: WCSC) (Source: WCSC)

Authorities are investigating after a body was found in Georgetown Wednesday afternoon. 

According to the Georgetown County Sheriff's Office, deputies responded to Mauresina Road off of Pennyroyal Road for a report of a body in a wooded area. 

"Georgetown County Sheriff’s Deputies located one deceased victim," GCSO officials said."At this time, Georgetown County Sheriff’s Investigators are on scene and the identity of the victim is unknown."

An autopsy is scheduled for 9 a.m. on Thursday. 

The location of the body is near the area where two men were last seen on Siau Lane after an altercation in which shots were fired last month. 

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