Q: If someone gave me stolen property and I got arrested then they died what will happen?
18.2-108. Receiving, etc., stolen goods.
A. If any person buys or receives from another person, or aids in concealing, any stolen goods or other thing, knowing the same to have been stolen, he shall be deemed guilty of larceny thereof, and may be proceeded against, although the principal offender is not convicted.
These are the elements the Commonwealth needs to prove. Generally someone dying doesn't matter in a criminal case unless the Commonwealth needs their testimony to prove the elements.
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