Hanover, VA – On July 26, 2018, at approximately 9:10 p.m., the Sheriff’s Office responded to the 8000 block of Dunwoody Road for a suspicious death. Once on scene deputies located an adult male victim with obvious signs of trauma. Hanover Fire-EMS arrived and pronounced the male deceased.
The victim has been identified as Sylvester Eugene Boyd, 47, of Mechanicsville.
Investigators are evaluating all evidence in this case and are working closely with the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner to determine the actual cause of death.
Anyone with additional information about this incident is asked to contact the Hanover County Sheriff’s Office at (804) 365-6140 or the Metro Richmond Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000. Citizens can also download the “P3 Tips” app for their mobile device to submit their tip. Both Crime Stoppers methods are anonymous.