Severed foot found at Charleston City Marina, police investigating

This photo provided by the Charleston Police Department shows the actual shoe found, compared with what the shoe originally looked like. (Charleston Police Department)

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCIV) - The Charleston Police Department is working to connect the dots between a severed foot inside a shoe at the Charleston City Marina and the person to whom it belongs.

According to an incident report provided by the police department, a woman at the Lockwood Drive marina informed employees that the shoe had been sitting on the dock for about six days with a foot inside.

Responding officers found the teal, men's size 9 Adidas Samoa sneaker with the foot and a black sock inside. The report indicates a bone was seen sticking out of the top of the shoe.

The coroner's office is assisting with the investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Charleston Police Department at 843-743-7200 or Crime Stoppers at 843-554-1111.

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