Police identify Hampton man found dead on rock in James River

Posted at 3:12 PM, Aug 18, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-19 17:08:26-04

RICHMOND, Va. -- Richmond Police have identified the body of a man found dead on a rock in the James River on Sunday.

David M. Andrews, 45, of Hampton, VA, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police received a call around noon Sunday from someone who saw the body on a rock under the Manchester Bridge.

The Richmond Fire Department sent a boat crew out on the river to retrieve the body.

The body was taken to the Medical Examiner's Office where the cause and manner of death will be determined.

Anyone with information should call Richmond Crime Stoppers at 804-780-1000

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