WASHINGTON COUNTY, Va. (WJHL) — Washington County, Virginia Sheriff Blake Andis confirmed with News Channel 11 that the department is at the scene of a death investigation Tuesday afternoon.
According to Andis, authorities responded to Evergreen Motel on the 15000 block of Lee Highway at 12:30 p.m., where officers found the body of a 42-year-old man.
Investigators believe the man died due to an overdose. The body will undergo an autopsy at the Medical Examiner’s Office in Roanoke. No foul play is suspected.
This is a developing story, and no further details have been released at this time. News Channel 11 will provide updates on-air and online at WJHL.com.