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Man found dead inside car in Chesterfield Walmart parking lot

Posted at 4:45 PM, Jun 12, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-12 23:19:54-04

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. -- Police have launched a death investigation after a body was found inside a car parked in a parking lot of a Chesterfield County Walmart store.

The investigation is the Walmart Supercenter located at 900 Walmart Way, near Midlothian Turnpike.

Police say they are in the early stages of their investigation and have not released any additional information at this time.

Crime insider sources tell CBS 6 that a man was found dead inside of the vehicle Monday afternoon. Those sources said water bottles and areosol cans were found surrounding and inside of the car.

Forensic crews were on the scene for around two hours as they canvased the scene.

Crime Insider sources say they believe the man was dead inside the vehicle for possibly two days. Those sources say they do not suspect foul play at this time.

CBS 6 has a crew on the way to the scene. Stay with CBS 6 for the latest on this developing story.