MARATHON, Fla. [WFLA] – A message in a bottle claiming to be sent from Myrtle Beach and dated back to 1987 was found on in Marathon, Florida on Monday.
As it turns out, the message wasn’t from Myrtle Beach or from 1987, but was the project of a young prankster.
The note was dated May 16, 1987 and said:
“Dear person who finds this I want you to try to return it to me my name is Zack Williams and if I’m dead by the time you try to return the just keep it I put it in the ocean at Myrtle Beach SC.”
Christopher Nolan spotted the bottle in a Marathon canal. He thought it was litter...
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