A man's body was discovered Saturday in a ditch near Manning.
The Clarendon County Sheriff's Office says a passerby contacted authorities after noticing the body along Bloomville Road near Jerro Road.
Officials believe the body had been at that location for several days.
The State Law Enforcement Division is assisting investigators as they try to determine if foul play is involved.
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact Crimestoppers.