Fairfield police are reporting the city’s sixth homicide after a woman was found to be deceased behind a Fairfield home on Saturday.
According to the Daily Republic, the woman was found with stab wounds Saturday morning on the 800 block of Fourth Street. The woman is estimated to be between 18 and 20 years old. No further information was made available about the woman as of Saturday.
According to the Daily Republic, police are withholding the name of the woman until her family can be contacted. Further reports including time and cause of death have yet to be determined by the coroner.
The city’s previous five homicides have all been connected to shootings that occurred. Police are investigating possible motives and suspect information.
Police are asking anyone with information regarding the incident to contact Fairfield Police Department’s Major Crimes Unit at 428-7600. Additionally those calling with information can reach a 24-hour tip line at 428-7345, or Crime Stoppers at 644-7867.
The Daily Republic: Police still mum on Fairfield homicide victim’s name
The Solano County Coroner’s Office has released the name of the victim – 19 year old Cheynah D. Watson of Fairfield.
The Daily Republic: Officials release name of Fairfield’s latest homicide victim