Jan. 14, 2020
CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, VA – Chesterfield County Police continue to investigate a suspicious death that has now been ruled a homicide.
Just before 8 a.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2019, police were called to the area of Kingsland Glen Drive for a report of a suspicious situation. Upon arrival, officers located a body that had been burned. The body was transported to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner.
Through investigation, detectives identified the remains as those of Helana M. Swigert, 24, of no permanent address. The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner has determined that Swigert’s manner of death was homicide.
Police continue to investigate and urge anyone with information to contact the Chesterfield County Police Department at 804-748-1251 or Crime Solvers at 804-748-0660 or through the P3 app.