Feb. 9, 2021
CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, VA – Chesterfield County Police have identified a man whose remains were discovered in Pocahontas State Park on Jan. 20, 2021. The man has been identified as John L. Fergusson, of the 100 block of Adingham Court in Henrico County.
On Jan. 20, 2021, police responded to Pocahontas State Park for a report that human remains had been found in the park. Upon arrival, police located the remains, which were then transported to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner. A cause of death has not yet been determined, but at this point there are no signs of foul play.
Fergusson, 23, left his residence on Jan. 27, 2020; he was reported missing when he did not return home. He was last seen in the area of Pocahontas State Park.
Police continue to investigate. Anyone with information about this incident should contact the Chesterfield County Police Department at 804-748-1251 or Crime Solvers at 804-748-0660 or through the P3 app.