LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) – LMPD has reported they will begin investigating the death of a young Louisville woman as a homicide.
The Jefferson County coroner will still refer to the investigation as a death investigation until official autopsy results are returned.
The body of Kristine Pierson, 24, was found on Friday in a Portland alleyway.
She was a model and loved to dance, her family and friends said.
Her family said they have believed her death was the result of a homicide since day one. They said they are happy that police officials will investigate her death as a homicide.