On Friday, February 26, 2010, members of the Martinsburg Police Department responded to the 300 block of North Raleigh Street in reference to an unattended death. Upon arrival, officers located an unknown male lying in an open warehouse. The cause of death has yet to be determined and his body will be sent to Charleston WV for an autopsy.
Other agencies who assisted in the death investigation were the Martinsburg Fire Department, West Virginia State Police and a county medical examiner for the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner.
The death is still under investigation.