On Saturday December 22, 2012 at 3:17 p.m. officers responded to a residence on the 1000 block of Kelsey Ave on a witness report that the front door of the residence was left ajar.
Upon arrival, officers performed a security check of the home and located 26 year old Lavoris Tinisha Watkins unresponsive. She was pronounced deceased at the scene.
The LPD Investigations Division is investigating the death as a homicide.
The LPD is requesting anyone who may have related information of this crime to contact Detective Sergeant Christopher Baldwin at (517) 483-6846, or Crime Stoppers at (517) 483-STOP (7867). Anonymous text message tips can be left at 847411, begin your text with LPD517 then leave your message.