Vinton Police launch death investigation - WSLS 10 NBC in Roanoke/Lynchburg Va

Vinton Police launch death investigation

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Police are now investigating what they call a suspicious death of a Vinton woman.

According to search warrants, 40-year-old Stephanie Tolley of Vinton died in her home on Chestnut Street on April 25th.

Police were called to the scene after Tolley stopped breathing.

The lead investigator Detective Sergeant. J.M. Testerman for the case tells WSLS that the deceased was a known heroin user.

Her body has been sent to the state medical examiner for an autopsy.

Police say no suspects or person of interests have been named at this time.

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