Body found in IOW identified

Published 12:47 pm Monday, April 20, 2015

The woman whose body was discovered on Friday in Isle of Wight County has been identified as Jean Marie Smith, 25. Her last known address was on Patriot Crescent in Hampton.

A gunshot wound was the cause of her death, according to a preliminary autopsy performed over the weekend by the Medical Examiner’s office in Norfolk.

The body was found in the Hatcher’s Lane area of the county.

Additional information will be released as it becomes available.

If anyone has any information concerning this crime, they are asked to contact the crime line at 1-888-lOCK-U-UP.