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No Criminal Charges for LPD Following Death of 29-Year-Old Man

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Lynchburg, VA - No criminal charges will be filed against Lynchburg Police in the apprehension of a man back in August.

This announcement was made Wednesday from the Commonwealth's Attorney, regarding the arrest of Levon Deshawn Martin.

Martin was apprehended following a police chase. He fled when approached by officers executing a search warrant in the city's White Rock neighborhood.

Hours later, Martin was pronounced dead. A toxicology report revealed three different drugs in his system at the time he died.

Wednesday's report also revealed Martin had a prior criminal drug record.

Stay with ABC 13 for further details on Wednesday's developments.

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