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Man's body found in Petersburg apartment; investigation launched

Posted at 5:24 PM, Jun 27, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-27 21:35:14-04

PETERSBURG, Va. -- Police are conducting a death investigation after a man's body was discovered inside a Petersburg apartment Saturday morning.

Officers were called to an apartment building in the 1600 block of South Sycamore Street around 7:30 a.m. after the body was found.

"At this time a death investigation is underway and is pending the results of the Medical Examiner," police said.

No additional details were available at last check.

If you have information that could help detectives, call Petersburg Police at 804-732-4222 or Petersburg/Dinwiddie Crime Solvers at 804-861-1212 or text the keyword pdcash followed by the tip and send to 274637.

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