Victim in homicide near Montgomery school identified; Reward offered

Victim in homicide near Montgomery school identified; Reward offered
Police have identified the victim whose body was found near Carver Elementary School as a 31-year-old Montgomery woman.

MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - The woman whose body was found Monday morning near the campus of Carver Elementary School in Montgomery has been identified. Montgomery police say Laquanda Parker, 31, was shot to death in what is now the city’s latest homicide.

Central Alabama CrimeStoppers is offering a $1,000 reward for information that leads to an arrest and conviction in Parker’s case.

Police spokeswoman Capt. Regina Duckett said Parker’s body was found in the 2600 block of Fairwest Place Monday morning around 7 a.m. She'd been shot to death.

That location backs up to the property on Mobile Drive where Carver Elementary School is located.

The circumstances surrounding Parker’s death remain under investigation, Duckett said, and no arrests have been made.

Anyone with a tip can call CrimeStoppers at 215-STOP. You can remain anonymous. You can also call the Secret Witness Line at 625-4000 or MPD at 625-2831.

Parker is Montgomery’s eleventh homicide victim of 2019.

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