GREER, SC (WSPA) – Greer Police Department officials said a death investigation is underway after a person was found dead on 17th Street in Greer Wednesday afternoon.
According to a police department news release, officers responded to Veterans Park, located at 50 17th St. at around 1:10 p.m. for a welfare check on a person at that location.
When they arrived on-scene, they found the person to be deceased.
The Spartanburg County Coroner’s Office identified 47-year-old Robert “Butch” Jackson, formally of Rhett St. Greer, SC.
A forensic autopsy was performed on Thursday.
No evidence of foul play was found, according to the coroner. The cause of death is further pending toxicological testing and microscopic analysis.