Man walking dog finds body near Chester cemetery

Posted at 10:37 PM, Mar 22, 2015
and last updated 2015-03-23 00:01:36-04

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. -- Chesterfield police are searching for clues after a man's body was discovered in a wooded area in Chester Sunday evening.

Lt. Jack Kilcomons with Chesterfield police said a man walking his dog stumbled upon the body around 6:55 p.m.

Officials said that the body was in the 1200 block of Rock Hill Road, near the edge of Moores cemetery property, along the fence line around the retaining pond behind the Home Depot .

If you have information that could help investigators, call Chesterfield police at 804-748-1251 or Crime Solvers at 804-748-0660.