Body found in ravine behind Greenville Co. apartment, investigation underway


GREENVILLE COUNTY, S.C. (WSPA) – A death investigation is underway after a body was found behind a Greenville County apartment.

Greenville County Sheriff’s Office investigators responded to Lakeside Rd. for a death investigation on Monday. It was initiated after a male’s body was discovered in a ravine behind an apartment building, according to the sheriff’s office.

Deputies say the original 911 call came in Monday morning, just after 11:20 a.m. after a maintenance worker found the body. The sheriff’s office and Gantt Fire Department responded to the scene.

The sheriff’s office confirmed that the body was Clint Robitaille, 15, who was listed as an endangered runaway on Sept. 16.

The Greenville County Coroner’s Office will be conducting an autopsy into the manner of death.

We’ll continue to update this story as we learn more.

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