Missing man found dead in Newport News

Published: Nov. 1, 2016 at 6:06 PM EDT|Updated: Nov. 2, 2016 at 12:32 AM EDT
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YORK, VA (WWBT) - A man last seen near Christopher Newport University on Monday has been found dead in Newport News, according to WAVY.

Family members say David Chase Witmer "made statements" that made them concerned for his well-being, according to deputies. He may have had a gun.

Newport News police say Witmer was found dead on Tuesday, but they did not say how he died. The investigation is ongoing.

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