Woman found shot to death in parking garage of Loring Heights apartment complex

Police are investigating after a woman was found shot to death in the parking garage of the Mark at West Midtown apartment complex Tuesday evening.

Credit: Channel 2 Action News

Credit: Channel 2 Action News

Police are investigating after a woman was found shot to death in the parking garage of the Mark at West Midtown apartment complex Tuesday evening.

The sound of police sirens echoed throughout the concrete parking garage of a northwest Atlanta apartment complex Tuesday evening after a woman was found dead inside.

Atlanta police responded at around 7:40 p.m. to the Mark at West Midtown on Bishop Street and found a 26-year-old woman unresponsive after being shot. The complex is located in the neighborhood of Loring Heights near the border of Buckhead and Atlantic Station.

The woman was pronounced dead at the scene by medical crews. She was identified as Morgan Lawrence by the Fulton County Medical Examiner’s Office.

Police have not provided a motive, and the circumstances surrounding her death are unclear at this time. The medical examiner’s office declined to comment.

An investigation is ongoing.

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