Man's body found floating near Little River swing bridge

The body of a local man was found floating in the water about 100 yards south of the swing bridge Sunday morning, Pat Dowling, a spokesperson for North Myrtle Beach says.

Deputy Coroner Tamara Willard identified the man as Robert Bryant Jr., 32, of North Myrtle Beach. Results of an autopsy conducted Monday morning determined drowning was the cause of death, Willard said.

A police report on Bryant's death has not been released. The case remains under investigation.

NewsChannel 15 will post additional information as soon as it becomes available.