Coroner: Man's body found behind grocery store in Mount Pleasant

Published: Jul. 22, 2011 at 9:25 PM EDT|Updated: Jul. 23, 2011 at 9:46 PM EDT
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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (WCSC) - Police say they are investigating a body that was found behind the Piggly Wiggly near the Seaside Farms community in Mount Pleasant.

The Charleston County Coroner's Office says the body appears to be that of a man.

Authorities say people walking in the area behind the grocery store discovered the body around 4:30 p.m.

Investigators say they believe the body has been at the location for a while since it appears to be decomposed.

Mount Pleasant Police say there were no weapons found near the body.

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