Troy Police are investigating the murder of a 29- year-old black female in Troy today according to information released by Chief Jimmy Ennis.
Troy Police received a call at approximately 3:00 pm today in connection with a body in an apartment at Troy Villa Apartments on Henderson Street. The incident occurred earlier Saturday according to police.
TPD advised that a suspect has been developed in this case.
Chief Ennis advised due to the on going investigation by TPD, details of the invetsigation cannot be released at this time. Police are following leads on the suspect in connection with this incident.
The Pike County Coroner and the Pike County District Attorney’s Office are assisting Troy Police with this investigation.
Chief Ennis urges anyone with information in connection with this case to call the Troy Police Department at 566-0500 or the Secret Witness Line at 566-5555.
A warrant for murder has been obtained from the Pike County Circuit Clerks Office by Troy Police Detectives for the arrest of the suspect in this case. His bond has been set at $100,000.00 (one hundred thousand).