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UPDATE: Man identified after being pulled from Sampit River

(Source: Raycom Media) (Source: Raycom Media)

GEORGETOWN, SC (WMBF) – A body was pulled from the Sampit River in Georgetown Tuesday morning.

According to a Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office news release, deputies are investigating after making the discovery near Woodland Avenue around 7:45 a.m.

EMS crews took the man to the hospital. Georgetown County Coroner Kenny Johnson identified the man as Grady Cooper. The case is still pending.

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