Norfolk PD: Body found in woods near elementary school

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NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — Norfolk police say a body was found near Oceanair Elementary School Wednesday morning.

Police spokeswoman Jo Ann Hughes said the body of a man was found in the woods behind the school. Police were called to the scene shortly before 9 a.m.

Hughes said no foul play is suspected, and detectives are not looking for suspects. The case is currently an undetermined death investigation.

According to Hughes, the school was never put on lockdown.

The man’s body has been sent to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner.

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