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Henderson, N.C. man drowns in Buggs Island Lake

Monday, July 10, 2017

A 27-year-old Henderson, N.C. man who drowned in Buggs Island Lake on Sunday afternoon has been identified as Larry Bobbitt, according to the Mecklenburg County Sheriff’s Office. MCSO Cpl. Byrt Carnes was called to the day use area of Longwood Park near Clarksville late Sunday afternoon to investigate a possible drowning. The victim and his cousin were swimming outside the swim area when the two began to experience difficulty.