AIKEN COUNTY, S.C. (WJBF) – The Aiken County Sheriff’s Office and SLED are investigating a homicide after a body was found in a pickup truck.
Around 2 a.m. Wednesday, investigators responded to a call about a suspicious Dodge truck found on Rushton Road.
Inside, they found the body of 21-year-old Denzel D. Bates.
The autopsy states that Bates died from multiple gunshot wounds.
The Sheriff’s Department is considering this a homicide.