Worker Discovers Woman's Body In Lubbock Landfill - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

9/14/05

Worker Discovers Woman's Body In Lubbock Landfill

Lubbock Police have released new details surrounding a woman found dead yesterday at a city landfill. Authorities have released the victim's identity. Police say a worker found the body of 29- year-old Summer Baldwin in a suitcase at the landfill in Abernathy on North FM 2528.

Authorities tell us the woman's body was likely brought to the site in one of 40 trucks that dumped there Tuesday morning. Assistant police Chief Thomas Esparza says they have ordered an autopsy for Wednesday morning. We are told they are treating this as a homicide investigation.

Police ask anyone with information about Summer to call Crime Line at 741-1000. Callers can remain anonymous. Police tell us they will continue their investigation and return to the land fill Wednesday morning. NewsChannel 11 will continue to follow this story and bring you the very latest.

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