ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. (WNCN) — Deputies in Edgecombe County said Monday night that detectives are investigating a person’s death.

The Edgecombe County Sheriff’s Office announced the death investigation in a short statement at 8 p.m.

Deputies said the investigation is taking place in the 5000 block of Nobles Mill Pond Road, which is about a mile southeast of Rocky Mount off N.C. 43.

The area is about a half-mile east of West Edgecombe Middle School.

No other details were available.