Authorities recovered the body of a male from the Stono River Sunday morning.
A boater discovered the body between the Stono Bridge and the Limehouse Boat Landing near Johns Island and contacted Charleston County dispatchers about 8:15 a.m., sheriff’s office Maj. Jim Brady said.
Officials from several agencies pulled the body from the water about 10 a.m. The coroner’s office and investigators are working to identify the body, Brady said.
The body was recovered with the help of the Charleston County Volunteer Rescue Squad, Charleston County EMS, St. Johns Fire and Rescue, the Charleston County Sheriff’s Underwater Recovery Team and Marine Patrol.