Body found under Ocean View Pier in Norfolk

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Norfolk, VA -  A man's body was found underneath the Ocean View Fishing Pier on Sunday.

Police have identified the man as Derrick Deshawn Ward, 35, of Norfolk.

Police told Newschannel 3 Ward went to the pier to go crabbing on Friday, but never went home that night.

Ward was found dead in the water around 7pm. The body was sent to the Medical Examiner to determine the exact cause of death.

Check with and Newschannel 3 for updates.