Homeless man's body found in Greenfield Lake Park

Posted by Laura Sinacori - email

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - Sunday morning joggers found a man's dead body in Greenfield Lake Park.

Officials say the white male was in his late forties.  They believe the man was homeless.  Police say the body was found around 8:30 Sunday morning.  Shortly before the man died he apparently contacted his friends and told them he needed medical attention.

Authorities have not released the man's name, but say he died of natural causes.

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