(ORANGEBURG, SC) â?? Orangeburg County Sheriff Leroy Ravenell said deputies are investigating the discovery of a body in a corn field in Holly Hill.
Ravenell said around 8:30 p.m. on July 8, a concerned citizen was working in the area along Farm Field Road and smelled the stench of something decaying.
The individual followed the stench and located a shoe in a ditch. The person called law enforcement and upon arrival deputies located human remains behind a bush.
"At this point, we have not been able to positively identify the individual, so we are not ruling anything out", said Ravenell.