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Authorities find body of missing Georgetown child in Black River

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Collins Elizabeth "Lenny" Lusk. Provided

GEORGETOWN — Georgetown County Sheriff's Office deputies said they found the body of Collins Elizabeth "Lenny" Lusk in the Black River on the night of May 3, hours after the 5-year-old was reported missing.

Lusk was last seen playing a sandbox at a Cherokee Drive home in Georgetown near the river around 7 p.m.

No foul play is suspected by the sheriff's office at this time. No other details were released.

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Mike Woodel reports on Georgetown County for The Post and Courier. He graduated from the University of South Carolina in 2018 and previously worked for newspapers in Montana and South Dakota.