BURTON, S.C. — Beaufort County sheriff’s deputies are investigating a homicide after a man was found shot by a road in the community of Burton near Beaufort.

The sheriff’s department said in a release that Coroner Edward Allen says the man was 61-year-old Benjamin Campbell of Burton. His body was found about 9 a.m. Tuesday by a passing motorist.

Allen says that Campbell was shot several times.

No arrests have been made.