Martinsville Bulletin, Inc.
P. O. Box 3711
204 Broad Street
Martinsville, Virginia 24115
Toll Free: 800-234-6575
BREAKING NEWS: Death is investigated
Man found dead early Monday
Monday, December 10, 2012
The Henry County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the death of an area man as a homicide.
The 911 center had received a call around 7:06 a.m. Monday that there was a deceased person in the 700 block of Airport Road, according to a sheriff’s office news release. Officers responded and found the body of George Conley Crum, 41, of 71 Graham Park Drive, Martinsville, it added.
The release stated that the cause of Crum’s death is not known, and an autopsy is scheduled for today at the Roanoke office of the Chief Medical Examiner for the Western District of Virginia.
Sheriff’s Capt Eric Winn said the death is being investigated as a homicide.
See this page and Tuesday's Martinsville Bulletin for more on this story.