Police investigate after man found dead near City Center at Oyster Point

Posted at 9:01 PM, Apr 28, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-28 21:06:14-04

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – A man was found dead in a ditch Friday night, police said.

Around 6 p.m., Newport News Police and Fire responded to the 700 block of City Center Blvd. in reference to a man found in a ditch.

When they got there police located a white male who appeared to be in his early twenties to mid-thirties who was unresponsive.

The man was pronounced deceased at the scene, police said.

The investigation is ongoing. Police said there is no further information available.