Police have identified a woman found dead in New Bern on Mother’s Day.
The New Bern Police Department responded to a deceased woman located in the 600 block of Crawford Street on May 12 around 11:13 p.m.
Police said the woman has been identified as Nickia R. West, 37, of New Bern.
The case is still under investigation and police are waiting on toxicology reports.
An investigation is underway after a woman was found dead in New Bern.
The New Bern Police Department responded to the 600 block of Crawford Street in response to a call of a person laying on the ground.
Police arrived on the scene and said they found an unidentified deceased woman.
The person or her cause of death is unknown at the moment.
An autopsy is scheduled for Tuesday.
If you have any information contact the New Bern Police Department at 252-636-5034.