AMELIA, VA (WWBT) - The medical examiner just released the cause of death for the husband of a missing Amelia woman.
Woodell Brooks' death was ruled a homicide by asphyxiation, according to autopsy results.
His body was discovered in a house on Poorhouse Road in Amelia County on Thursday. His wife, Olene Brooks, was abducted from the house after several family members were held hostage at gunpoint by 43-year-old Dana Lee William.
The search for Olene and William continues.
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