Woman's body found in Horry County neighborhood

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – A woman's body has been found in the 500 block of Pennington Loop, in a neighborhood near Dick Pond Road and Highway 17, confirmed Lt. Robert Kegler with the Horry County Police Department.

Detectives with the Major Crimes unit are on their way, Lt. Kegler said. Horry County Fire Rescue and Horry County Police officers are on the scene already. The death was originally being treated as suspicious, but investigators and the Horry County Coroner later deemed the death a suicide.

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