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Missing boater's body found in South Carolina river

The body of a boater who had been missing for two days has been found in the Ashley River
Credit: U.S. Coast Guard Southeast

CHARLESTON, S.C. — The Coast Guard says  a South Carolina river.

News outlets report the body of 30-year-old Terrance Singleton was discovered Friday morning in the Ashley River.

The Coast Guard says it found his crabbing boat in Charleston Harbor with no one aboard Wednesday afternoon, along with live bait, a shoe and fresh catch.

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Capt. John Reed, commander of Coast Guard Sector Charleston, says federal, state and local agencies were involved in the search for Singleton. Search and rescue operations stretched over more than 1,600 square miles for more than 36 hours.

Singleton's cause of death is under investigation.