UPDATE: Body found in lake home was Saluda mayor

Mayor Frank Addy (WRDW-TV)

Mayor Frank Addy (WRDW-TV)

Sunday, March 31, 2013

NEWBERRY COUNTY, S.C. -- An incident report from the Newberry County Sheriff's Office has identified Frank Addy as the man whose body was found early Sunday morning.

According to the report, the brother and son of the 58-year-old called the Sheriff's Office after finding Addy on the floor inside his lake home on Catfish Cove road in Chappells, S.C.

The report says it appears Addy had died from a gunshot wound and identified the death as a suicide.

An official cause of death will be released once an autopsy is completed.

Addy was the mayor of Saluda, S.C.


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