Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Fisherman's Body Found Near Chincoteague Drawbridge

According to the Chincoteague Police Chief Edward W. Lewis, the body of a North Carolina fisherman was found this morning around 7 a.m. just north of the Chincoteague drawbridge.

The body of Carl Douglas Lewis of Buford, North Carolina was located around 7 am this morning. 

The fisherman was last seen  aboard the fishing vessel named "Susan Rose"  on  Monday evening between 10 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. 

 The victim had a known heart condition and no foul play is suspected. The body has been transported to the State Medical Examiner's Office to determine the actual cause of death.

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