STOCKTON (CBS13) – Investigators taped off a house in the 7000 block of Village Green Drive in Stockton and police grabbed as much evidence as they could to try to map out what happened and why after a woman was found killed in the home.
While police they’re not releasing the victim’s name, neighbors know all too well who she is.READ MORE: Evacuations Ordered As Wildfire Burns In Rural Area North Of Chico
“She was one of my best friends. She was a loving caring woman, she would help you out, she would always make you laugh. She was an angel,” said Terry Woodard.READ MORE: Crews Battle Multiple Fires Around Sacramento Area As Red Flag Warning In Effect
Connie Blankenship placed a candle outside the house as a small gesture for a large loss they’re all feeling.
“I hope they find the person who did this to her and throw the book at them. I’d like to see this person hung, I really would. Because she was too nice of a person to do this to,” said Blankenship.MORE NEWS: 2 Homes Damaged In Elk Grove Fire
Police say the suspect is a white or Hispanic male possibly driving a black 2003 GMC with the California license plate 7 D 1 5 2 2 4. Police warn: don’t approach the suspect, just call police immediately.