Body found in eastern Goochland

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

GOOCHLAND COUNTY, Va. — The Goochland County Sheriff’s Office confirmed a death investigation was underway after a body was discovered in the woods.

Officials said they first received a call about the body at about 8:18 p.m. Thursday.

Deputies found the body in a wooded area along the 2200 block of Manakin Road, between Broad Street and Interstate 64, in the eastern part of Goochland.

The Goochland County Sheriff’s office did not release any information about the identify of the body, how the person might have died.

Goochland’s Sheriff is expected to release more information later Friday.

This is a developing story. You can send news tips or photos here.

Google Map for coordinates 37.681593 by -77.701910.

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.