Man’s body discovered in water at Topsail Beach

The body of a 69-year-old man was recovered Tuesday at Topsail Beach, according to Topsail Beach Town Manager Tim Holloman.
The body of a 69-year-old man was recovered Tuesday at Topsail Beach, according to Topsail Beach Town Manager Tim Holloman.

PENDER COUNTY, NC (WECT) - The body of a 69-year-old man was recovered Tuesday at Topsail Beach, according to Topsail Beach Town Manager Tim Holloman.

Lester Howard Mason was found around 6:30 a.m.

Two women noticed the body on the south side of the island. They proceeded to pull it out of the water and contacted the Topsail Beach Police Department.

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