Local News

Harnett County Drowning Reported

Posted July 1, 2000 7:00 a.m. EDT

— Authorities in Harnett County are investigating an overnight drowning.

It happened at Acapulco Lake, off River Road, right outside Lillington about 1:30 Sunday morning.

Stephen Wilfong, 31, was at the lake with friends. He jumped in, but never surfaced.

His body was recovered about four and a half hours later.

Wilfong worked at Fort Bragg.