REIDSVILLE, N.C. — Reidsville police officer Lesley “Lee” Francis Edmonds II unexpectedly died Wednesday at the age of 46.
Godanriver.com reported that the cause of death has yet to be determined.
“This is a difficult time for the entire city,” Mayor James K. Festerman said, according to Godanriver.com. “Lee has so many friends. It’s just a dark day.”
Festerman announced Edmonds’s death at a city council meeting. Edmonds was an administrative lieutenant.
Flags at the police station and city hall will be lowered to half mast until sunset on the day of his funeral. Funeral arrangements are unknown at this time.