FBI: Hiker's death is suspicious

AMHERST, VA (WWBT) – The FBI is now listing the death of a hiker in Amherst County as suspicious.

Last week, the body of Scott "Stonewall" Lilly was discovered by hikers near the Appalachian Trail. Authorities say Lilly is from Indiana.

A cause of death isn't being released, but the FBI is asking for any witnesses to come forward. They're also telling other hikers to be careful on the trail, though they're not elaborating.

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