8-year-old girl found dead in Pulaski County mobile home park

Family says she had been sick

By Heather Butterworth - Digital Content Producer, Shayne Dwyer - Reporter

PULASKI COUNTY, Va. - UPDATE

The young person found dead inside her Dublin area family home has been identified as an 8-year-old girl. 

The little girl's name is Samantha Lyn Bise, according to the girl's family. 

The family says she had been sick and was recently in the hospital. 

Police are not confirming anything about the case. 

Bise's body was taken to the medical examiner's office for an autopsy.  


ORIGINAL STORY

The Pulaski County Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of a young person.

On Tuesday, deputies responded to a mobile home park on Old Route 11 in the Dublin area for a possible death. When they arrived, they discovered a juvenile dead inside one of the homes. 

A medical examiner in Roanoke will perform an autopsy. 

The sheriff's office is investigating the circumstances surrounding the death. They are not releasing any more information at this time. 

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