FREDERICK POLICE DEPARTMENT - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 29, 2020
Frederick Police Conduct Death Investigation
FREDERICK, MD – At 8:23 a.m. on July 29, 2020, a Frederick Police Department (FPD) patrol officer was conducting a patrol check on foot in the first block of Waverley Drive. During the patrol, the officer located a body of an adult female in the wood line along Rock Creek near Waverley Drive. The woman was deceased.
Members of the FPD’s Criminal Investigations Section and Crime Scene Unit responded to conduct a death investigation. Members of the Frederick County Sheriff’s Office (FCSO) Crime Scene Unit also assisted in processing the scene. FPD thanks the FCSO for their assistance in the scene investigation.
At this time, FPD is investigating in conjunction with the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner. FPD will provide details about the woman’s identity and the cause and manner of death when appropriate.
We ask anyone with information regarding suspicious or noteworthy activity in the Waverley Drive/Rock Creek area this week to contact Detective Wolfe at 240-549-4450. Those who wish to remain anonymous can contact the department’s tip lines:
The tip lines and e-mail are not intended for urgent matters; if an immediate response is necessary, please use our non-emergency number: 301-600-2102. Thank you.
Case Number: 2020-060122
Incident Type: Death Investigation
Non-Emergency Number: 301-600-2102
Investigator: Det. Wolfe - 240-549-4450
Public Information Contact: Lt. Kirk Henneberry - 301-600-6217