A death originally thought to be suspicious in the Myrtle Beach area has been ruled a suicide, according to Horry County police.
Lt. Robert Kegler, spokesman for the HCPD, said police were investigating a "suspicious death" reported on Pennington Loop, located in the Queens Harbor area near U.S. 17 Bypass and S.C. 544.
Kegler confirmed that the victim is a woman.
The body was reported to county police at about 1:30 p.m. Monday. Major crimes detectives responded to the scene.