CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) – Chesapeake Police say they determined there was no foul play in the death of a man whose body was found in a wooded area Thursday afternoon.
M.P.O. Leo Kosinski confirmed to WAVY News that a park ranger noticed an odd smell in the area of S Military Highway, near Paramont Avenue, around 4 p.m. on July 7.
The park ranger notified police. Officers also noticed the smell when they arrived. They searched the Indian River Park woods, where they discovered a heavily decomposed body.
The body was sent to the medical examiner and identified as a man reported missing on June 3.
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