Body found in Edgefield County

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 7:27 PM
Last updated 11:35 PM
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A body was found in a trailer in Edgefield County on Tuesday, authorities said.

Around 4:30 p.m., police were called to Casalina Drive off S.C. Highway 25, in reference to a body.

Edgefield County Coroner David Burnett said the man, who has not been identified, appeared to have been dead for at least a few weeks. Burnett said the man was living by himself and did not appear have family in the area.

An autopsy is scheduled Wednesday in Newberry.


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