LUMBERTON, N.C. (WBTW) – Investigators were on scene Tuesday afternoon near Lumberton after a body was found, according to authorities.
The body was found near Alamac Road and Chicken Foot Road, according to Robeson County Sheriff Burnis Wilkins. The body was identified as 26-year-old Eddie Tart IV, according to the Robeson County Sheriff’s Office.
A cause of death has not been released, but deputies said the FBI and Federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives are assisting in the investigation.
Deputies, a homicide detective, and crime scene investigators were at the scene.
Additional details were not immediately released. Count on News13 for updates.