Police conducting death investigation in Winston-Salem after body found in woods

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- Winston-Salem police are conducting a death investigation, according to a news release.

Officers received information that a body had been located in the wooded area behind Timlic Avenue, Building No. 9.

Officers responded to the area and found a deceased male in the woods.

The investigation remains in the early stages.

FOX8's Daniel Pierce is on scene and says at least 10 officers are going door to door in the area.

Authorities are asking that anyone with information regarding this investigation contact the Winston-Salem Police Department at (336) 773-7700 or CrimeStoppers at (336) 727-2800 (En Español (336) 728-3904). CrimeStoppers may also be contacted via “Crime Stoppers of Winston-Salem” on Facebook.

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