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Hanover, VA – On October 9, 2018, the Hanover County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 7500 block of Cold Harbor Road for a 9-1-1 hang up. After entry was made to the residence, deputies located two adult males deceased from obvious signs of trauma.
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. This was an isolated incident and no suspects are being sought.
The adult males have been identified as William Louis Simpson, Jr., 59, and William Louis Simpson, 84, of Mechanicsville.
Anyone with additional information about this investigation 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.