Man found dead off I-64 exit ramp in Hampton ID’d

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HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) — A man’s body was found in a drainage ditch off Interstate 64 on Sunday in Hampton, authorities say.

Virginia State Police said troopers were dispatched just before 8 p.m., after several witnesses found the body of a male at the westbound off ramp to Mercury Boulevard. The man has been identified as Kenneth Lamont Jarvis, 32, of the 100 block of Majestic Court in Hampton.

The Bureau of Criminal Investigations is working to determine Jarvis’ cause of death.

Investigators haven’t said whether they suspect criminal activity.

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