Georgia woman found fatally shot in crashed car

Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014 7:34 AM
Last updated 7:07 PM
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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.


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