Death investigation underway at William & Mary; foul play not suspected

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (WAVY) — A death investigation is underway at the College of William & Mary.

An alert from the school says shortly before 8 p.m. Friday, a passerby discovered a man’s body in an outside area of the Dillard Complex building, located off of Ironbound Road. The Dillard Complex is located about two miles from the main campus.

Police identified the man Monday as 54-year-old Lonnie E. Dove, of Williamsburg.

Foul play is not suspected in Dove’s death, authorities say. William & Mary officials are working to identify and determine the man’s cause of death.

There’s no indication the man is affiliated with the university, school officials say.

This is a developing story. Stay with for updates as more information becomes available.