August 16, 2015, the Greer County Sheriff’s Office requested OSBI investigative assistance with a body found in a burned car near ECR 1340 and NCR 1830 in rural Greer County. One of the first steps for investigators is to identify the deceased.
The medical examiner (ME) has informed OSBI the body is identified as 60-year-old Richard Everett Sevo of Sayre. The ME has not determined the manner of Sevo’s death. OSBI is investigating this case as a suspicious death. The State Fire Marshal’s Office is also investigating.