A man was walking his dog on Monday morning when he discovered a body in a wooded area beside the road.
Prince William County police officers were dispatched at 6:41 a.m. to Minnieville Road in Woodbridge.
Police report the victim was an adult male and there is no immediate threat to the community. Detectives from the Violent Crimes Unit are currently investigating.
“If anyone has any informatinon, please contact us,” said Officer Renee Carr. “Our tipline is 703-792-7000, or you can contact us through Facebook or our website.”