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Postal worker found dead on work route in Portsmouth

Investigators say this appears to be a natural death after learning that the worker had a medical condition. No foul play is suspected.
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PORTSMOUTH, Va. — Portsmouth Police are working to learn how a postal worker died after she was found dead on her route.

Dispatchers said they got a call before 10:30 p.m. Monday night about a postal worker who had gone missing. Just a few hours later, around 1 a.m. Tuesday morning, the worker was found dead in Portsmouth.

No foul play is suspected and a Portsmouth police spokesperson said this appears to be a natural death. Officers were told that she had a medical condition.

The Postal Inspector's Office is currently investigating this case. No other details have been released at this time.