Missing man's body washes up at Charlestowne Landing

WEST ASHLEY, S.C. (WCIV) -- The body of a man missing since Saturday was found Tuesday afternoon upriver from the place he was last seen.

RIchard Sloane{} was found in Old Creek near Charlestowne Landing by an employee who saw the man's body floating in the water.

According to police, 64-year-old Sloane{}disappeared from his boat home near the Ashley River Bridge around noon Friday.

A friend waved down police around 11:45 a.m. Saturday to notify them that Sloane was missing.

Divers with Charleston Police, Charleston County Sheriff's Office and Charleston County Rescue{}spent the weekend{}searching the area near his boat.