Body found near home of missing Colonial Heights man

Body found near home of missing Colonial Heights man

COLONIAL HEIGHTS, VA (WWBT) - Colonial Heights Police have found a body in a wooded area near the home of a missing person.

Police found the body around 6:15 p.m. on Wednesday with the assistance of a rescue dog from Virginia Beach. They found the remains of an unknown person a quarter mile from the home of missing person Andrew Smith.

The remains have been taken to the medical examiner for identification.

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