Death Investigation Underway After Body Found in Reservoir

Monday, July 22, 2019

​On July 22nd at 8:25 am, Virginia Beach Emergency Communications received a call from a citizen who stated they saw what appeared to be a body floating in a reservoir located in the 5400 block of Virginia Beach Blvd.

Virginia Beach Police, Fire and Rescue personnel responded to the scene.

Utilizing a Fire Boat, first responders located and recovered the body of an adult male at approximately 10:07 am.

We are in the early stages of this investigation, and detectives are still working to gather information. Additional details will be provided as they become available.

MPO Linda J Kuehn

Virginia​ beach Police / Public Affairs Officer