DORCHESTER COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - Authorities say they have found the body of a Summerville man who was reported missing earlier this summer.
The Dorchester County Coroner's Office says the body of 61-year-old Marc Godwin Saunders was found in a field on Wire Road on Saturday.
"The remains were suspected to be of a man who went missing on July 1, 2016," DCCO officials said. "Identification was made by a Forensic Odontologist to be the remains of Marc Godwin Saunders."
The primary cause of death is pending.
His family told deputies they found his eyeglasses at a home in Summerville where Saunders lived with his father at one time.
Saunders' family says he was recently hospitalized, but was released on July 1.