Man found in recycling lived 17 miles from plant

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Police say the body was found near the pile of recycling. (PHOTO: Jake Burns)

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. (WTVR) – The body found at a Chester recycling plant Friday morning has been identified as 55-year-old Mark Henshaw, according to Chesterfield Police.

Henshaw, police said, lived on W. Bon View Drive in Bon Air, nearly 20 miles from the TFC Recycling plant on Old Stage Road.

Chesterfield Police Capt. Chris Hensley said workers found the body under an awning at the plant. Employees were sorting through recyclables when they found the body.

The Medical Examiner’s Office has not yet determined a cause of death. Police asked anyone with information to call 804-748-1251 or Crime Solvers at 804-748-0660.