Sheriff’s Office IDs man who died after vehicle went in Lake Norman


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The person in question has been identified as Robert John Sullivan, 77-year-old Caucasian male. Sullivan resided in the Denver area. The circumstances associated with Sullivan and his vehicle being located at the Pebble Bay boat access remain under investigation.  The cause of Sullivan’s death is unknown at this time pending the results of an autopsy being performed at Baptist Medical Center.

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Author: WSIC editor