POLICE: Body found Sunday afternoon in Scott County

Virginia State Police have released the identification of the man found dead in a van on Tuesday.

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SCOTT COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) — Police are investigating after human remains were found near Wadlow Bridge in Scott County Sunday afternoon, according to officials.

According to Virginia State Police, the body has been taken to the Medical Examiner’s Office in Roanoke for examination, autopsy, and positive identification.

This investigation remains ongoing.

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