Headless SC body identified

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ANDERSON, S.C. — Anderson County officials have identified a body with the head, hands and feet removed.

The body was found in the crawl space under a vacant building in Anderson on Wednesday afternoon.

Coroner Greg Shore said the remains appear to be those of 53-year-old Seth Barton Frazier of Belton.

Shore says police recognized a Yosemite Sam tattoo on the man’s right arm and were able to find booking records with the matching tattoo.

The coroner says Frazier had told his mother in Tennessee that he was homeless.

The other parts of the man’s body have not been found.

Shore says the body had probably been under the building for two to four weeks.

Anderson police Lt. Tony Tilley says the death is being treated as a homicide.

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gaflyboy
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gaflyboy 02/24/12 - 09:58 am
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"Police ... says the death is

"Police ... says the death is being treated as a homicide"? Ya think!

Riverman1
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Riverman1 02/24/12 - 10:15 am
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Yeah, did they think it was

Yeah, did they think it was an accidental head, hands and feet removal?

fd1962
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fd1962 02/24/12 - 10:33 am
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Slick thinking, flyboy.
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Slick thinking, flyboy. Reminds me when they fished a girl's arm out of a Tipp City, Ohio gravel pit years ago. Ever since, the place has been known as the Arm Pit.

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urright 02/24/12 - 01:22 pm
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Suicide, maybe? Heads should

Suicide, maybe?
Heads should be rolling for the homicide comment!

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Iwannakno 02/24/12 - 03:25 pm
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Maybe he heard how much money
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Maybe he heard how much money one hand got and lost his head about it?

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AutumnLeaves 03/24/12 - 10:08 pm
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This is horrific. How can

This is horrific. How can anyone do something like this to another human being?

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