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Marianna Police identify victim of homicide, offer reward for information

PC: Marianna Police Department
Posted at 1:34 PM, Mar 19, 2021
and last updated 2021-03-22 18:55:17-04

MARIANNA, Fla. (WTXL) — The Marianna Police Department has made a positive identification of the homicide victim who was found near Hawk Street on March 15, 2021.

MPD said the victim is 24-year-old Heather Foulks, a resident of Marianna.

Heather Foulks, PC: Marianna Police Department

On March 17, 2021, the Marianna Police reported the 14th District Medical Examiner’s Office released their findings after conducting an autopsy on the female body found on Monday, March 15, 2021.

The autopsy revealed Foulks was a victim of a homicide.

The Marianna Police Department is offering up to $1,000 reward for information about this crime.

On the morning of Monday, March 15, 2021, officers with the Marianna Police Department responded to a residence on Hawk Street in reference to the discovery of a dead body near a wooded area.

Marianna Police Chief Hayes Baggett confirmed to ABC 27 that a body was found by a resident. MPD notified the Florida Department of Law Enforcement Crime Lab and the 14th District Medical Examiner’s Office. FDLE provided crime scene assistance.

According to MPD, the deceased is a white female, wearing pink-colored pants and a grey hooded sweatshirt.

If you have any information in reference to this homicide case, you are urged to contact the Marianna Police Department at 850-526-3125.

If you wish to remain anonymous, you may contact Chipola Crimestoppers at 850-526-5000, where you may be eligible for a cash reward for information related to this case.