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Deputies investigate suspicious death near Edinburg

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New Market Police Sgt. Chris Rinker walks outside the front of this home at 14887 Old Valley Pike south of Edinburg on Sunday evening where the Shenandoah County Sherif's Office is investigating the suspicious death of a 65-year-old woman. Rich Cooley/Daily (Buy photo)

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Shenandoah County Sheriff's Office Capt. Wesley Dellinger, left, chats with deputy J.P. Dugan, right, outside the scene of a suspicious death at a home near Edinburg on Sunday. Cooley/Daily (Buy photo)

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Shenandoah Count Sheriff's Office Maj. Scott Proctor walks inside the crime scene tape Sunday evening in the backyard of 14887 Old Valley Pike near Edinburg. Rich Cooley/Daily (Buy photo)

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Shenandoah County Sheriff's Office Lt. Darcy Dellinger, left, and Capt. Wesley Dellinger, right, chat with Strasburg Police Department investigator Larry Crum, center, in the backyard of this home at 14887 Old Valley Pike on Sunday. Rich Cooley/Daily (Buy photo)

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Investigators work under this tent behind this home at 14887 Old Valley Pike south of Edinburg on Sunday evening where the Shenandoah County Sheriff's Office is investigating a suspicious death. Rich Cooley/Daily (Buy photo)


Daily staff report

Shenandoah County Sheriff's Office deputies are investigating the suspicious death of a woman at a home located south of Edinburg.

Sheriff Timothy C. Carter said that a 911 call came in at 9:32 a.m. Sunday from a church member who had stopped by to check on a woman at a home at 14887 Old Valley Pike.

"This individual saw that the condition of the house looked suspicious and they called 911, and we responded," Carter said. "The incident is a suspicious death at this point and we're processing the scene at the residence."

Carter said the victim is a 65-year-old woman, but he did not release her name or possible cause of death.

"We are waiting on notification of next of kin," he said.


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