DINWIDDIE, VA (WWBT) - The State Medical Examiner's Office has ruled the death of a man found near a Dinwiddie cemetery a homicide.
Dinwiddie County Sheriff's Office investigators found the remains of Jeremiah Eugene Jones in the 8000 block of Vaughan Road, near Poplar Grove Cemetery on February 7.
Dinwiddie authorities said Jones had been reported missing to Petersburg Bureau of Police by his family on December 31, 2014.
Investigators are working closely with Petersburg detectives on the death investigation, and are asking for the public's assistance with this case. Anyone with information on Jones's death can call the Dinwiddie Sheriff's Office at 804-469-4550 or Petersburg / Dinwiddie Crime Solvers at 804-861-1212.