Body found identified as NC man

SPARTANBURG, S.C.

Investigators say fingerprints helped them determine the body found Tuesday was 35-year-old Marcial Antonio Perez.

Spartanburg County deputies think Perez was in this county illegally and may have been operating a courier service.

An autopsy found Perez died from being beaten in the head.

A mother and daughter looking for scrap metal found Perez's body.

Deputies say they have no suspects.

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