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06/11/04

Police Investigate Possible Drowning

Port Royal police are looking for answers after a man was found dead at the Battery Creek boat landing yesterday morning. Police say an off-duty officer discovered the body while in his boat. The body has been sent for an autopsy, but police say they don't suspect foul play.

"Officers got a call about a possible drowning at the boat landing," Det. John Griffith of the Port Royal PD told us. "When they arrived they found a white male pinned underneath the floating boat dock."

The name of the victim has not yet been released. If you have any information about this incident, call the Port Royal Police Department at 843.524.5123 or your local police.

Reported by: Jaime Dailey, jdailey@wtoc.com

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