Woman found at cathedral murdered

July 29, 2009 1:56:13 PM PDT
Police say a woman found dead on the grounds of Sacred Heart Cathedral the building in the 200 block of Hillsborough Street around 7 a.m. Tuesday was murdered.They've identified her as 54-year-old Martha Hamilton Watkins who was homeless.

Detectives did not give a cause of death other than to say the medical examiner has classified it as a homicide.

Anyone with information that might assist the investigation of the case is asked to call the Raleigh Police Department's Detective Division at (919) 996-3555 or Raleigh CrimeStoppers at (919) 834-HELP.