Dead body found at Berkeley County home

INWOOD, W.Va. — West Virginia State Police in Berkeley County are investigating a dead body found last week on the property where he was living in the community of Inwood.

WDVM reports 58-year-old Marvin Todd Hansrote did not report to work as usual over the July 4th weekend. His body was later found with signs of trauma and a weapon nearby.

Investigators say they suspect foul play is involved and they are working through a long list of suspects. It is believed he may have just cashed a stimulus check and was carrying a lot of cash on him at the time of disappearance. Hansrote was a contractor for a local swimming pool installation business

Anyone with information is asked to call the Martinsburg detachment of the West Virginia State Police, 304-267-000





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