Authorities release name of man found near the Holden Beach Pier

Posted by Debra Worley - email

BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WECT) - A member of the turtle patrol discovered a man's body Tuesday morning near the Holden Beach Pier.

According to the Holden Beach Police, 44-year-old Daniel Anderson died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head.

Anderson was from Hilliard, Ohio and was visiting Holden Beach.

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