Tuesday, March 25, 2014

North Hopkins Investigation Update

North Hopkins Investigation Update

The Department is now investigating Monday's incident on North Hopkins Road as a homicide.

Detectives need the public's assistance to help identify the victim. She is described as a black female, 25-35 years of age with a thin build. The victim is approximately five feet five inches tall with a buzz-style haircut.

She was wearing a grey T-shirt with the words "Free and Proud" on the front and also a black Nike basketball jersey.

Tattoo on her left forearm reads "Sammy G".
Tattoo on right knuckles reads "G-O-D-S".
Tattoo on left knuckles reads "G-I-F-T".

At approximately 8:39 a.m. Monday, officers received a call from a passerby who had found the body of an adult black female in a wooded area northwest of the 3700 block of North Hopkins Road.

The Medical Examiner’s Office will determine the cause and manner of death.

Anyone with any information about this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000 or text Crime Stoppers at 274637, using the key word “ITip” followed by your tip.