A body found in a ditch outside of Elizabeth City has been sent to the Medical Examiner's Office in Greenville for an autopsy and indentification.
Pasquotank County deputies say they got a call just before 11:00 a.m. Thursday about the body on Florida Road, that's off Highway 344 south of Elizabeth City.
Deputies say the they, along with the SBI and Elizabeth City police, are now investigating the crime.
Anyone with information on the body should call the Pasquotank County Sheriff's Office at 252-338-2191 or the Crime Line at 252-335-5555.
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