Marietta woman found fatally shot in crashed car

Marietta woman found fatally shot in crashed car

December 31st, 2013 by Associated Press in Local - Breaking News

MARIETTA, Ga. - Police in suburban Atlanta say a woman whose body was found in a crashed car was apparently shot to death.

Cobb County police Sgt. Dana Pierce said Tuesday that officers were responding to a report of a car crash at an apartment complex when they found 37-year-old Manju Poonmagar of Marietta dead inside a vehicle.

Pierce says the woman appears to have died from a gunshot wound. Information on whether the wound appeared to be self-inflicted wasn't available.

The woman's body has been turned over to the county medical examiner, and additional details on the circumstances surrounding her death weren't immediately available.