According to police, the boyfriend went to the area of Martin Luther King Jr. Drive and found the woman’s clothing along a wooded trail. He became concerned and flagged down a uniformed officer, Hannah said.
Police dogs searched the woods and found the woman’s body a few feet from the school and behind a senior living community.
A woman’s body was found a few feet from Atlanta Heights Charter School and behind the Martin House at Adamsville Place senior living community. (Credit: Channel 2 Action News)
Roads near the school were blocked for hours as police canvassed the area for evidence.
The woman’s name has not been released, but police told Channel 2 she was in her 30s.
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