AIKEN COUNTY, S.C. (WFXG) - UPDATE: The Aiken County Coroner says an autopsy was conducted on Jamilla Smith Monday, May 13. Her cause of death was due to gunshot wounds to the head. 

The coroner's office says they are continuing with the investigation.


The Aiken County Sheriff's Office found human remains in Aiken County. After investigation, the coroner identified the remains as Jamilla Smith.

Progress in this investigation led Aiken County Sheriff’s Office Investigators to a wooded area in the 2100 block of Silver Bluff Road where the search of the area resulted in human remains being found.

This investigation began in December after Smith was reported missing. Daniel Gabriel Harmon, Bryan Alexander Hampton Jr, and Clyde Hendley II were arrested as a result of this investigation.

The sheriff's office says as this investigations continues, information will be released as it becomes available.

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