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Posted on: June 8, 2022

[ARCHIVED] 06-08-2022 Police Investigating Homicide

Shortly after 9:00AM this morning, the Danville Police Department responded to a 911 call to the residence located at 10 Lands End.  The 911 caller requested officers to conduct a well being check on the resident.  Responding officers found the female resident unresponsive inside the residence.  The Danville Life Savings Crew arrived and pronounced the victim non-viable.  The victim was identified as 30-year-old Brittany Nicole Poole.  Based on evidence at the scene, the Danville Police Department immediately began a homicide investigation.

The victim’s body will be transported to the Medical Examiner’s office in Roanoke for an autopsy and final determination of the cause of death.  

The crime scene is being processed and the neighborhood canvassed throughout the day by police personnel.  

Residents of Lands End and the surrounding areas who may have surveillance cameras of any type are asked to please contact the Danville Police Department through any of the platforms listed below.  

Additionally, anyone with information on this incident or any suspicious activity whatsoever in the Lands End area is asked to contact the Danville Police Department through any available platforms to include calling patrol at 799-6510, investigations at 799-6508, calling 911, contacting Crime stoppers at 434-793-0000, through social media or use our crime tips app CARE at https://www.p3tips.com/tipform.aspx?ID=818#. Information leading to an arrest and conviction in this case will be eligible for a cash reward.  


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