Retired Chesterfield firefighter killed in AZ home

Charlton Hogwood (Source: Chesterfield Fire and EMS)
Charlton Hogwood (Source: Chesterfield Fire and EMS)
Updated: Apr. 12, 2018 at 5:54 PM EDT
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CHESTERFIELD, VA (WWBT) - Police in Arizona are investigating after a former Chesterfield firefighter is found dead in a vacant home.

According to police, 63-year-old Charlton Hogwood was doing maintenance work at the vacant home where he was found dead. Police found signs of trauma and believe the homicide may be drug-related.

Lt. Jason Elmore with Chesterfield Fire and EMS says Hogwood was with their department for 34 years before retiring in 2011.

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