Death investigation underway in Accomack Co.

TANGIER, Va. – The Accomack County Sheriff’s Office says a man was found dead in Tangier Tuesday morning.

Just before 9 a.m., the Sheriff’s Office received a report of a dead body at 16303 Main Ridge Road. When deputies arrived on scene, the body of a male subject, later identified as 68-year-old Gregory Eskridge, was found inside the residence.

We’re told the victim’s body has been taken to the Medical Examiner’s Office for an autopsy.

An investigation is ongoing, and anyone with information is asked to contact the Accomack County Sheriff’s Office at 757-787-1131 or 757-824-5666.

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