A woman’s body was found early Friday morning behind a dumpster near the Temple of Faith Missionary Baptist Church at Agnes Avenue and East Gregory Boulevard.
Police identified the woman as Demetrius V. Walker, 43.
Police were called to the scene at roughly 8 a.m. after the body was found by workers with an engineering/consulting firm.
The body had signs of wounds and decomposition. The death is being investigated as a homicide, police said.
Around 10:15 a.m., the medical examiner’s office was responding to the scene, and police were working with church officials as part of the investigation.
No other details were immediately available.