Peartree Road investigation

Pasquotank County sheriff’s deputies investigate the scene of a death at the county pump station at Peartree and Schwarzkopf roads, Tuesday. Shortly before 4 p.m. a county communications officer was heard over a police scanner reporting a possible suicide at the pump station. At the scene, police discovered a body, but according to the sheriff’s office foul play is not suspected. A sheriff’s office news release did not identify the name, age or gender of the victim.

Pasquotank County sheriff’s deputies investigate the scene of a death at the county pump station at Peartree and Schwarzkopf roads, Tuesday.

Shortly before 4 p.m. a county communications officer was heard over a police scanner reporting a possible suicide at the pump station.

At the scene, police discovered a body, but according to the sheriff’s office foul play is not suspected.

A sheriff’s office news release did not identify the name, age or gender of the victim.