Brother charged after Dillon deputies find body in woods

DILLON COUNTY, SC (WMBF) One man is facing murder charges Monday after his brother's body was discovered over the weekend.

Captain Cliff Arnette with the Dillon County Sheriff's Office told WMBF News that the body of 29-year-old Bradley Dean Lane was found off of Cashua Ferry Road in Latta Sunday around 12:30 p.m.

Arnette said the body was in the edge of the woods off Cashua Ferry Road.

Lane's brother's, 31-year-old John McMillan Lane III, was arrested by deputies with the Dillon County Sheriff's Office and is charged with murder in his brother's death.

Investigators say the two recently bought an apartment and lived together at Enterprise Apartments in Dillon.

According to police reports, Sunday afternoon, John contacted the Dillon Police Department and said something was wrong with his brother.

Dillon police contacted the Sheriff's office who took over the investigation.

According to deputies, John eventually led them to Bradley's dead body along Cashua Ferry Road in Latta.

Dillon County Sheriff Major Hulon says the results of the autopsy have not been released yet, but will give them some idea of hwo the victim was killed.

John is being held at the Dillon County Detention Center.

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