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NORFOLK - Police have identified the man who was found dead in a tent off I-264 near the Va. Beach/Norfolk city line.

Terrell Thomas, 56, was found in a wooded area off Newtown Road around 9:00 a.m.

Officers taped off the location where the body was spotted.

Sgt. Michelle Anaya says homeless people live and sleep in the area. She stated that there's no sign of foul play and that the preliminary investigation reveals he likely died of natural causes.

Once the man is positively identified, authorities will release his name.

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