911 calls released after body found in Greenfield Lake
WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — As police await autopsy results on a missing man whose body was found in Greenfield Lake over the weekend, we’re getting a listen to 911 calls from the scene.
Stroupe’s body was found in the lake, near East Lake Shore Drive and Yaupon Drive.
In the 911 calls, a woman, who said she was visiting the area from out of town, describes what she and others saw when they stumbled upon the scene that morning.
“Hey. Hey, I think we have a dead body on the top of — what is this lake? Greenfield Lake at Cypress Apartments, Cypress Grove Apartments,” the 911 caller said.
“Yeah, it’s got hands. It’s dead. It’s a body,” the 911 caller said.
The death investigation is being conducted by the Wilmington Police Department.
Police are waiting on autopsy results to determine whether or not foul play was involved.