Man Drowned in Anderson County Near Easley

The Anderson County Coroner’s Office said a man drowned over the weekend after he fell into a small pond located on his Quail Trail property near Easley.

The Coroner’s Office said 56 year-old Charles Jeffrey Shockley apparently left his home around 11:30 Friday night and was walking around the pond when he disappeared.

His family reported him missing. The next morning, neighbors who had gone fishing at the pond found the body. Investigators said the death was accidental, and there was no indication of foul play.