Florence homicide victim identified after discovery of body


The victim of an apparent homicide at a residence on Cypress Road in Florence has been identified as Mrs. Levader Bright, 50, of Florence.

Bright’s body was discovered Saturday morning.

An autopsy will be performed at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston Sunday morning.

The incident is being investigated by the Florence County Sheriff’s and Coroner’s Office. No further details are available at this time.

Investigators have arrested James Lloyd Bright, 50, and charged him with murder, according to a press release.

Bright will be held at the Florence County Detention Center pending a bond hearing before a circuit court judge.

ABC 15 will update this article as more information becomes available.

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