On Friday, April 22, 1983, the body of Hazel Williams was discovered in her apartment in the 800 block of Virginia Beach Blvd. Investigators determined the victim had last been seen alive earlier that same day walking on 17th Street and 18th Street. Ms. Williams’ body was transported to the State Medical Examiner’s Office for autopsy. Her death was the result of blunt force trauma and the manner to be homicide.
Hazel Williams was a 55 year old black female who was 5’ 3’’ tall weighing 155 pounds with shoulder length black hair. She lived alone.