WHITBY, WV (WVNS) — Deputies are investigating after a body was found in a wooded area in Raleigh County.

Raleigh County Sheriff Scott Van Meter confirms the body was found Tuesday evening, September 17, 2019, in Whitby.

Details are extremely limited at this time, the Raleigh County Sheriff’s Office is handling the investigation.

Stay with 59 News as we continue to follow this developing story.