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OC Welch offering 10,000 reward

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, SC (WTOC) -

OC Welch is offering a $10,000 reward to anyone who can solve the November 3,2013 hit and run death of Jenny Mercer. South Carolina State Troopers say the Hilton Head Island woman was found at the intersection of Cordillo Parkway and South Forest Beach road last year.

This now  brings the total up to $35,000. This isn't the first time Welch has offered a reward and  he says the important thing is closure for the victim's families.

"There's so much crime out here and it's just impossible to work all of these, people feel like nothing is happening in their case, it's just that much more of a burden, it's important to continue to fight crime every chance we get."

If you have any information about Mercer's death, call police right away along with the South Carolina crime stoppers, 1(888)-CRIME-SC. 1(888)554-1111.

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