Body found in Columbia pond, police investigating

The Columbia Police Department announced Saturday afternoon that they are working with the Columbia Fire Department and the Richland County Sheriff’s Department to recover a deceased person who was found in a pond.  The discovery was made just before 1 p.m. on Kimpton Drive.

The CPD does not suspect foul play at this time, although they said the investigation is just beginning.

The Richland County Coroner’s Office will assist in determining what happened to the deceased.

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