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Police Release Identity of Drowning Victim

July 28, 2015

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, VA – The Chesterfield County Police Department has released the identity of the adult male who drowned on Monday, July 27.

Just before 1 p.m. on Monday, police responded to the 6500 block of Jessup Road for a report that an adult male, identified as Linwood M. Chester Jr., 47, had fallen from a boat into the pond and had not resurfaced. Chesterfield County Fire &EMS responded and began searching the pond for Chester, of the 5900 block of Zion Ridge Drive. At about 2:45 p.m., members of the Scuba Rescue Team recovered his body.

Police continue to investigate this incident, but at this point foul play is not suspected.

Contact Person:  Sgt. Brad Conner
Contact Phone: (804) 706-2022

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