Police identify woman found dead in Hopewell apartment

Police identify 49-year-old homicide victim

HOPEWELL, Va. (WWBT) - The Hopewell Police department has identified a 49-year-old woman as the victim of a Tuesday afternoon homicide.

Police say Kristie S. McPherson died from her injuries as a result of blunt force trauma.

Police say McPherson was found dead in her apartment in the 400 block of East Broadway just before 3:30 p.m.

No information about any suspects has been released.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call Lead Detective Mark Polumbo of the Hopewell Criminal Investigations Unit at 804-541-2284.

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