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Man found in Jasper County yard pronounced dead

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JASPER CO., SC (WTOC) -

According to the Jasper County Sheriff's Office, EMS and Fire responded to a call at 7:30 a.m. Friday on Mitchelville Road.

When authorities arrived on scene they found a black male laying in the yard. He had suspicious bruises on his body and was transported to Coastal Carolina Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. 

The Sheriff's Office is not calling it a murder at this time. They are awaiting results of the autopsy. 

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