Body found in river near Virginia State University

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. — A fisherman found the body of a white male in the Appomattox River Wednesday afternoon, according to WTVR.

The body was found at about 2:15 p.m. by Campbell’s Bridge near the Chesterfield-Petersburg line.

The body was found near Virginia State University, but there was no indication that the man was connected to the university.

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