Body found in ditch in Chesapeake identified as man reported missing

Posted at 12:47 PM, Jan 14, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-15 10:11:01-05

Chesapeake, Va. – Chesapeake Police say the body of a man found in a ditch on Thursday morning has been identified as 62-year-old James Crawford Jr. of the 500 block of Raton Court.

Crawford’s body was discovered around 11:35 a.m.

Crawford was reported missing by his family on January 9th.  Police say there are no suspicious circumstances surrounding his death at this time.

The investigation is ongoing.

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