The Horry County Police Department is investigating after a body was found in a field outside of Loris Monday, the agency announced.
He was identified as 29-year-old Jakeem Bryant of Tabor City, North Carolina, according to a news release from Horry County Chief Deputy Coroner Tamara Willard. Bryant died around 1 a.m. Saturday, she said. An autopsy has been scheduled for Thursday.
Around 3 p.m. Monday, officers responded to Armview Road for reports of a found body. The death has been ruled a homicide.
Anyone with information is asked to call 843-915-8477.