From The Tribune staff reports
BIRMINGHAM — A Birmingham woman is dead after what police believe was a domestic-related incident on Monday morning.
The Birmingham Police Department reports detectives are conducting a homicide investigation involving 50-year-old Lashawn Williams Parrish. According to a statement from the department, officers from North Precinct responded at around 11:22 a.m. to 1024 12th Street North on a call of a person down.
Responding officers found Parrish unconscious in the apartment. Birmingham Fire and Rescue along with the Jefferson County Coroner responded to the scene and pronounced the Birmingham woman deceased.
BPD says the preliminary investigation suggest a family member of Parrish went to the location to check on her after going several days without hearing from her. The motive in this homicide appears to be domestic in nature.
There are no suspects in custody at this time.
Anyone with information pertaining to the case is asked to contact police at 205-254-1764 or Crime Stoppers at 205-254-7777.