The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner has identified the body of a young woman found Aug. 10 in the Cape Fear River as 19-year-old Kristen Lee Stone, most recently of Greenville.
The Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office says it’s not clear how 19-year-old died
The electric company working to restore power to two Outer Banks islands tightened the estimate to 3-5 days, which includes time required to test all the new and repaired equipment.
State officials announced late Friday they’ve lowered the amount of the chemical compound GenX allowed before drinking water is assumed to be a health risk. Tests show the levels of the chemical in the Cape Fear River have been five to six times higher than that threshold within the past month.