Woman found dead in Durham Wednesday morning identified - WNCN: News, Weather

Woman found dead in Durham Wednesday morning identified

Posted: Updated:
DURHAM, N.C. -

Durham police have identified the woman whose body was found Wednesday morning near the American Tobacco Trail.

Police are investigating the death of Shontina Nakeisha Williams, 37, of Durham, as a homicide.

Officers were dispatched to Elmira Avenue, near Rocky Creek Trail early Wednesday. A passerby called police after finding the body on the trail at 6:15 a.m. Investigators are still trying to determine the circumstances surrounding the death.

Anyone with information is asked to call Investigator A. Cristaldi at (919) 560-4440, ext. 29322 or CrimeStoppers at (919) 683-1200.

RELATED STORIES

Woman's death on Durham trail called a homicide

Copyright 2014 WNCN. All rights reserved.


Powered by WorldNow

1205 Front St., Raleigh
N.C., 27609

Telephone: 919.836.1717
Fax: 919.836.1687
Email: newstips@wncn.com

Can't find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Media General Communications Holdings, LLC. A Media General Company.