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A Dorchester County Sheriffs Office Captain was found dead in Georgetown County Monday afternoon.

According to the Georgetown County Coroner, Captain James Nettles was found dead off of Ten Acre Road outside of Andrews.

Officials say Nettles went hunting around 7:00 Monday morning and then failed to respond to text messages or phone calls sent by his friend.

Nettles' body was found around 4:00 p.m. Monday. Officials are still working to figure out how he died.