Local authorities are investigating an unattended death in Woodsville

Local authorities are investigating an unattended death in Woodsville. Haverhill Police said a body was found at 11 Church St. on Monday, after someone called Grafton County Dispatch and reported that a family member was “deceased somewhere in Woodsville.” Det. Matthew Yao and officer Ty Brown searched the area and located the body in a tent outside of the Church Street residence. No positive identification was made due to the significant decomposition of the body. The state Medical Examiner’s office responded and is assisting with the investigation. The circumstances surrounding the person’s death remain under investigation and anyone with further information is asked to contact Det. Yao at (603) 787-2222 or by email at myaohpd@haverhill-nh.com.