Robeson County Sheriff’s Office investigating after fisherman finds body in popular fishing spot

Robeson County Sheriff’s Office investigating after fisherman finds body in popular fishing spot

ROBESON COUNTY, NC (WMBF) - Robeson County Sheriff Burnis Wilkins said that a fisherman found a man’s body floating in a canal Monday afternoon.

Wilkens said around 3:30 p.m. a fisherman was at a popular fishing spot off Old 74 and I 95 when he saw a body floating in the canal off Lumber River.

The race of the man is unknown and his body has been sent to Raleigh for examination.

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