MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Berkeley County Medical Examiner David Brining confirmed Thursday that he handled a death along Dam #4 Road and Rockymarsh Run in Berkeley County about 6 p.m. Wednesday, and he said the West Virginia State Police would be handling the release of any additional information.
"At this point, we're dealing with a rumored situation," Berkeley County Prosecuting Attorney Pamela J. Games Neely said Thursday. She declined to elaborate.
Brining said the body was sent to Charleston, W.Va., for an autopsy at the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner of West Virginia.
State Police Sgt. S.E. Davis said Thursday that Trooper J.J. Bowman was leading the agency's investigation. Davis also declined to give additional comment.