72 Year Old Black Woman Found Hanging From Tree in Annapolis "Does Not Appear to be Criminal in Nature"
An early investigation into the discovery of a deceased black female in Annapolis apparently does not show any foul play, according to local authorities.
Police say that at approximately 7:30am, officers from the Annapolis Police Department responded to the 600 block of Belle Drive for the report of an unattended death. When the officers arrived, they located a 72 year-old female victim hanging from a tree. Preliminary investigation reveals the incident does not appear to be criminal in nature.
The victim’s identity is being withheld pending confirmation that the extended family has been notified.
According to a social media post made by Civil Rights Icon Carl Snowden, the unidentified female was African American.