Officials: Body found in ditch in Colleton Co.

COLLETON COUNTY, S.C. (WCIV) -- Deputies are investigating after a man's body was found in a ditch near Islandton Saturday, said officials with the Colleton County Sheriff's Office.

Officials said the body was found on Ashton Road.

Colleton County Coroner Richard Harvey identified the man as Quentin Bunch, 29, of Fairfax, S.C. Harvey said he died from gunshot wounds.

Deputies said they are working with another county on this investigation.

"There are several leads in this case andInvestigators are working hand in hand to find out what occurred. If anyone hasany information I encourage them to come forward or callCrime Stoppers of the Lowcountry," said Colleton County Sheriff R. A. Strickland.