Unidentified body found near Point Peter Road

By on December 28, 2020

(NC Wildlife Resources Commission)
This statement concerning a body discovered on Dec. 28 has been released by the NC Wildlife Resources Commission.
“Today, at approximately 3:00 p.m., a duck hunter discovered a deceased person on the shore line between Manns Harbor and Stumpy Point near Point Peter Road.  The Dare County Sheriff’s Department, NC Wildlife Law Enforcement, Dare County Medical Examiners, and Stumpy Point Volunteer Fire Department worked together to recover the body. A positive identification was not achieved at the scene. The body is being moved to the NC Medical Examiner’s Office in Greenville for an autopsy and identification.”





  • Seal

    Could this be our missing kayaker ????

    Tuesday, Dec 29 @ 8:33 am
  • Mark Jurkowitz | Outer Banks Voice

    Seal, once the body is identified and the family notified, we have been told by NC Wildlife Resources that they will release the identity to the public.

    Tuesday, Dec 29 @ 8:58 am
  • Joan mcminn

    Whoa getting right close to home. If it is the missing boater the family will at least have some closure.

    Tuesday, Dec 29 @ 9:04 am
  • Seal

    Mark that is exactly what I was hoping !!!
    To bring closure to this terrible thing that has happened to this family !!!
    And I did not say “This was him”
    I simply pondered “Could this be him”
    and I know from local talk that I’m not alone thinking this !!!!

    Tuesday, Dec 29 @ 10:45 am