GEORGETOWN (AP) — A Dorchester County sheriff’s captain has died while hunting in a forest in Georgetown County.


The coroner’s office said 44-year-old James Nettles of Summerville was reported missing late on Monday morning near Andrews. His body was found around 4 p.m.


Officials said Nettles was not shot and there is no sign of foul play.


An autopsy was planned on Tuesday at the Medical University of South Carolina Hospital in Charleston.


Dorchester captain dies while hunting