$5,000 reward offered for information leading to murder suspect’s arrest

Nigel Underhill (Photo: Brunswick Co. Sheriff's Office)

BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — The Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office has announced an update after a man was found dead earlier this week.

Bryan Lex Traywick, 53, of Sunset Beach was found dead in the road from an apparent gunshot wound to the chest.

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The Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office said Nigel Underhill, 20, of Freedom Star Road in Longwood is now wanted for first degree murder and robbery with a dangerous weapon.

A reward for information has increased to $5,000.

Anyone with information should contact Det. Hockett at (910) 880-4856, Det. Hill (910) 713-6071 at or call 911.