Charleston Co. deputies investigating skeletal remains found in Lincolnville

CHARLESTON COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - The Charleston County Coroner has released the name of the man whose remains were found in Lincolnville Sunday.

Just before 4 p.m., deputies responded to a report of human skeletal remains found in a wooded area near the intersection of Lincolnville Road and Von Oshen Road.

The remains belonged to John Morse II, according to the Charleston County Coroner.

According to the sheriff's office, railroad workers located the remains and notified law enforcement.

"Detectives and the Coroner's Office are investigating the matter," CCSO officials said.

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