Police Investigate Man Found Dead In Woods

A passer-by saw the man in the woods by the roadway.

Hagerstown, Md. (DG) – The Washington County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a death of a man found Sunday morning.

Shortly before 9 AM on December 31, 2017, deputies responded to area of Broadfording Road at Salem Church Road for a deceased person.

A passer-by saw the man in the wooded area near the intersection of the roadway.

The man is a black male, possibly between 20-30 years of age.

The investigation into this incident is on-going. Anyone with information on this case is asked to call police.

-Dianah Gibson