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Body found in wooded area in Danville ruled suspicious

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DANVILLE (WSLS 10) -  A body has been found in Danville near the 100 block of Seminole Drive.

The Pittsylvania County Sheriff's Office said investigators found 42-year-old Jay Thompson on Wednesday afternoon after receiving a call about a body found in a wooded area.

The case is being investigated as a suspicious death.

Thompson's body has been sent to the Medical Examiner's Office for an autopsy.

If you have any information about this case, you're asked to call the Pittsylvania County Crime Stoppers at 1-(800) 791-0044.