MEMPHIS, TN – Memphis Police say the body of a transgender woman was found near a Memphis daycare.
According to investigators, the body of 20 year-old Rodney Whitaker was found around 7:15 a.m., Tuesday, July 1, 2008, in the 3200 block of Whitebrook Plaza. Police say Whitaker was lying in the grass with a gunshot wound.
Detectives say Whitaker may have been seen walking in the area of Lamar and Old Getwell around 4:00 a.m., earlier on Tuesday.
Investigators are asking anyone with information that could help detectives solve this case, call Crime Stoppers at (901) 528-CASH or the Homicide Bureau at (901) 545-5300.