Body found during search for missing person in Columbus County

State - Regional

A body was found during a search for a missing person in Columbus County on Saturday.

According to a post on the Columbus County Sheriff’s Office’s Facebook page, the CUE Center for Missing Persons was conducting a search for a missing person in the area of Thurman Road in Hallsboro on Saturday. During the search, a body was found in a wooded area off of Thurman Road. 

The identity and cause of death are pending autopsy results, the post says. No additional information will be released at this time. 

WBTW News13 will provide updates as we receive them. 

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