Man’s body found in ravine near I-85 in Cherokee Co.

Local News

UPDATE: The Cherokee County Coroner’s Office said Thursday that foul play is not suspected in the case.

The cause of death is still pending toxicology.

CHEROKEE CO., SC (WSPA) – A man’s body was found Tuesday afternoon in a ravine off Interstate 85, according to the Cherokee County Coroner’s Office.

The coroner said that the owner of a billboard company was inspecting a sign around 1:00pm along Henson Road when he found the body.

The coroner identified the man as 40-year-old Kristopher Kent Stacker of Blacksburg.

According to the Cherokee County Coroner, Stacker’s death did not appear to be natural and his body had been in the ravine for 24 hours or less.

Family members said that they had last seen Stacker late Sunday night, the coroner said.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

High School Standouts
Ask the Expert
Zip Trips
Find A Job
wspa news app free for download choose your store below
download the wspa news app from the apple app store
download the wspa news app from the google play store