Lenoir Police Investigating After Man’s Body Found In Creek

LENOIR, NC — Police are investigating the death of a 21-year-old man whose body was found in a creek early Wednesday morning.

Officials say the body of Fritz Allen Colbert Jr. was found behind the Dollar Tree on Blowing Rock Boulevard around 8:40am. Police say they’re still investigating what may have led to his death.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 828-758-8300 or Lenoir PD at 828-757-2100.