Jason Henry Myrick was found dead on East Rosemary Street Tuesday afternoon.

Police identify body found on Rosemary Street

Police identified the person found dead at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church Tuesday as Chapel Hill resident Jason Henry Myrick.

Myrick, 41, was a resident of the Inter-Faith Council men's homeless shelter at 100 W. Rosemary St., police said in a statement Wednesday morning.


Chapel Hill Police

The Chapel Hill Police Department is committed to protecting, preserving and enhancing the quality of life in Chapel Hill through community-based policing. The police chief is Chris Blue. 

Divisions of the department include investigations, patrol, Traffic Unit, K-9 Unit, the Special Emergency Response Team, School Resource Officers and more. Find out more on the official website.

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Orange County health officials offer drug disposal program

After more than 100 people visited the emergency room for accidentally overdosing on prescription medication in 2012, Orange County health officials are looking to curb prescription drug abuse by offering people a free and easy way to dispose of medications they no longer use. 


Protestors gather at the Peace and Justice Plaza on Friday to show support of everyone who is resisting in Ferguson, Mo.

Ferguson protests come to Chapel Hill

A collection of more than 100 protesters, student activists and Triangle residents marched on Franklin Street Friday night with one clear goal: to stand in solidarity with the protests in Ferguson, Mo.