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Body identified as pharmacy student

CHARLESTON, S.C. — The Charleston County Coroner’s Office has identified a body found floating offshore as a pharmacy student from Nigeria who was seen jumping from a local bridge earlier this month.

The Post and Courier of Charleston reports that Oluwatosin Oyelowo jumped from the Ravenel Bridge on Dec. 9. That prompted a search of the Cooper River and connected waterways.

Her driver’s license and purse, were found at the top of the bridge.

In other news

AN ATLANTA POLICE officer was hit by a car on a busy highway while trying to help a man who was struck by a vehicle. WSB-TV reported Friday that the pedestrian was killed. The officer suffered head and leg injuries.

 
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