Police conducting a ‘death investigation’ in Murrells Inlet

The Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office is conducting a death investigation in Murrells Inlet.

The department announced the investigation on Wednesday morning, but details were sparse. Deputies are on scene at 4527 Old Kings Highway. The home is near Wachesaw Road.

There is no threat to the public, according to acting Sheriff Carter Weaver.

Anyone with information about the incident 843-546-5102.

Alex Lang is the True Crime reporter for The Sun News covering the legal system and how crime impacts local residents. He says letting residents know if they are safe is a vital role of a newspaper. Alex has covered crime in Detroit, Iowa, New York City, West Virginia and now Horry County.