Coroner IDs body found during search in Greer, investigation ongoing

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GREER, S.C. (WSPA) – Greer Police Department officials confirmed their detectives found a person’s body following a search Monday.

Lt. Patrick Fortenberry did not release where the man’s body was found, but said detectives were still investigating the case with the Spartanburg County Coroner’s Office.

The coroner’s office identified the man as Bobby Lee Bishop, 24, of Greer.

According to the coroner’s office, Bishop was last seen on July 1. He was pronounced dead on July 22 at about 9:44 a.m., but the exact date of his death is unknown.

The coroner’s office said Bishop did not die of natural causes, but will not be releasing his cause of death while Greer Police continue to investigate.

We’ll continue to update this story with more information as it is released.

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