ATLANTIC BEACH, N.C. (WNCT) — An investigation is underway in Atlantic Beach after officers found the body of woman Friday morning.
Chief Jeff Harvey says the 26-year-old woman was from Winterville. The family has been contacted, but her identity is not being released at this time.
Officers found her on a bench near the Greenville Avenue beach access around 7:30 in the morning. Her body was then taken to Onslow Memorial Hospital.
Officers don’t suspect foul play at this time. They’re waiting on results from the autopsy.