Assault Scene Found
Police said the victim was initially assaulted inside the Columbia city limits near Blackfoot Road. Investigators said they found an object used to injure Byers. Other items belonging to the victim were also recovered at the new scene.
Byers' body was found in a ditch on Friday near Woodridge Drive and West Sugar Tree Lane.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers. Tips can be anonymous and there is a reward of up to $1,000 for tips that lead to an arrest.