Missing Harlem man found dead in Edgefield County creek

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Edgefield County deputies found the body of a missing man Wednesday in Stevens Creek, according to Edgefield County Chief Deputy Coroner David Burnett.

Victor Wayne Palacios, 56, was found floating about noon Wednesday in Stevens Creek off Woodlawn Road, Burnett said. Palacios, of Harlem, had been reported missing last week.

An autopsy will be conducted Thursday.


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