James City County Police investigate homicide after man's body found near motel

Posted at 1:42 PM, Sep 01, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-01 16:03:24-04

JAMES CITY COUNTY, Va. - James City County Police are investigating a homicide after a man was found dead in a grassy area near a motel Saturday morning.

According to officials, around 7: 30 a.m. JCC Police responded to the Motel Zuma located at 6493 Richmond Road in reference to a man found dead in a grassy area next to the parking lot.

The motel is just two miles from Williamsburg Premium Outlets.

Officials identified the man as 45-year-old Terrence Orlando Pressey.

His body was taken to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner’s Office in Norfolk for an autopsy.

The autopsy determined that Pressey was a victim of a homicide.

Police did not disclose the exact cause of death and the investigation remains on-going.

If you have any information about this incident, please call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP. You may also submit tips at