Sheriff’s Office Investigating Suspicious Death
Lancaster, SC – On Saturday 11/16/2013 at approximately 12:54 pm Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to a wooded area near Mullis Cir. And Wade St. in Lancaster after children playing in the woods discovered a body in the woods. Patrol deputies arrived and found a badly decomposed body.
Crime Scene Investigators and Criminal Investigators responded to the scene and began a detailed investigation. The deceased has been identified as Rickey W. James (33, Wallace, SC). At this point the death has been classified as suspicious and no further information is appropriate for release.
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