CHAMBERS COUNTY, Ala. — The Lee County and Chambers County sheriff’s offices are on the scene where a woman was found dead early Friday morning.
A press release says deputies were dispatched to an area off Chambers County Road 25 near Opelika where a passing motorist saw the body.
Deputies say the woman appears to have suffered a gunshot wound, and her body will be sent for an autopsy and identification.
Chambers County Sheriff Sid Lockhart confirms to News 3 the case is being investigated as a homicide at this time.
If you have any information in reference to this please contact the Chambers County Sheriff’s Office at 334-864-4300 and ask for Chief Investigator Shannon Rollins.