***Updated Friday, March 24 @ 8:45 a.m.***
NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. (WJBF) – We have just learned that the body found on Highway One in North Augusta is that of 96-year-old Harry Charthern.
According to officers, the victim lived nearby.
No autopsy will be done.
NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. (WJBF) – A body has been found lying along the side of Highway One in North Augusta.
The discovery was made about 7:30 Friday morning near Buena Vista Avenue.
Public safety officers are currently at the scene.
Details are limited but here’s what we know so far.
According to a spokesman for North Augusta Public Safety Department, the body is that of a black man.
It is unclear how the man died.
The coroner also is on the way to the scene.
Stay tuned to WJBF NewsChannel 6 for more on this developing story.