Body found in water near Goat Island

jrodriguez@thesunnews.comFebruary 8, 2014 

GEORGETOWN A man’s body was found in the water Saturday afternoon near Goat Island downtown.

The U.S. Coast Guard recovered the body of a white male, according to a press release issued by the Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office.

An autopsy will be performed and dental record comparison conducted to assist in identifying the body, the release states.

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