DICKERSON, Md. (WDVM) — A woman’s body was found Friday afternoon in the woods near Old Hundred Road.
Police say there was an apparent gunshot wound on her body and the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner has since ruled the death a homicide.
Police have identified the victim as Sara Gutierrez-Villatoro, 19, of Washington, D.C.
Police say the body was reportedly found the day after Thanksgiving after being found in the woods along the 25700 block of Old Hundred Road in Dickerson.
“We’re trying to determine if she was actually killed there or if she was killed somewhere else and brought to Old Hundred Road. We’re asking if anyone saw anything they thought was unusual to please contact police,” explained Rick Goodale with Montgomery County Police.
The Montgomery County Police Department asks anyone with information about the murder is asked to call detectives in the Major Crimes Division at 240-773-5070.