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Police identify human remains found in Pocahontas State Park

Missing Chesterfield man last seen near Pocahontas State Park
Posted at 12:47 PM, Feb 09, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-09 12:47:41-05

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. -- Human remains found in Pocahontas State Park were identified as belonging to a missing Henrico man.

John Fergusson, 23, was reported missing in January 2020.

He was last seen in the area of Pocahontas State Park.

His remains were discovered one year later.

"A cause of death has not yet been determined, but at this point, there are no signs of foul play," a Chesterfield Police spokesperson wrote in an email.

Anyone with information was asked to call Chesterfield Police at 804-748-1251 or Crime Solvers at 804-748-0660.