Update: police classify suspicious death as homicide

HENRICO, VA (WWBT) - Police say the man found dead in East Highland Park early Saturday morning was murdered.

Officers initially discovered the body around 1:45 a.m. in the 2700 block of Cushing Drive just east of Mechanicsville Turnpike and I-64.

Police have identified the man as Deon N. Jackson.

No word on how Jackson might have died.

Anyone with information is urged to call police or Crime Stoppers at 780-1000.

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