A Man Has Been Arrested In Connection To A Homicide

Myrtle Beach police have arrested a man after an investigation into a death revealed it to be a homicide.

Myrtle Beach police have arrested a man after an investigation into a death revealed it to be a homicide.

Officers responded to a call reporting a dead person was found behind a store along Highway 501 near 3rd Avenue North. An investigation was opened to reveal how the victim died.

It was discovered that 40-year-old, Christopher Perry and the victim knew each other and Perry was the last person to see the victim before they died. Camera’s displayed Perry leaving the area around the time the body was found and witnesses confirmed the sighting.

Perry was taken into custody and charged with murder.

The identity of the victim has not yet been released.