PORTSMOUTH, Va. – The Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office requested additional investigative work from the Virginia State Police On Tuesday.
The office received a preliminary report from the VSP regarding the in custody death of Jamycheal Mitchell.
After meeting with investigators regarding the preliminary report, the office requested additional work to be done.
As a result of this request, the investigation is ongoing.
Once all findings have been turned over to the Commonwealth’s Attorney there will be a review and final prosecutorial determination.
Mitchell was found dead in his cell in the Hampton Roads Regional Jail on August 19, 2015.