Suspicious death investigation underway at Henrico County apartment complex near airport

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — A suspicious death investigation is underway in eastern Henrico County Friday morning.

Henrico Police said they were called out to Gerwyn Manor Apartments in Sandston near the Richmond International Airport around 2:30 a.m.

Police are still on scene and have a good portion of the complex blocked off with crime scene tape.

8News reporter Roxie Bustamante spoke with neighbors who say they were shocked to find that a suspicious death investigation was going on in their once quiet neighborhood.

Adrienne Lewis, neighbor
Adrienne Lewis, neighbor

“My kids woke me up and said, ‘mom, the police are outside.’ I said, ‘okay,”’ said neighbor Adrienne Lewis. “So I went outside to see what is going on and I’m a little scared right now because my kids come home by themselves, you know, so it makes me scared.”

Authorities have not released any further details, but stay with 8News as we work to learn more.

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