Horry County police are investigating a murder that happened Thursday evening in the Galivants Ferry area.
The Horry County Coroner’s Office identified the homicide victim as Boyd Wayne Graham, 43.
Police responded to the area around 11:45 p.m. Thursday and found Graham with a laceration to his throat lying face down on the floor of his bedroom in his home on Grainloyd Road, according to a police report.
Graham’s body was covered with a sheet when police arrived, the report stated.
He was unresponsive and lying in a “pool of blood,” with what appeared to be “severe trauma” on the right side of his face and neck, according to the report.
EMTs arrived on scene and told police the man was dead, according to the police report.
Police were able to contact one witness for an interview. The police report lists no suspects, and no arrests were made.