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RPD will provide an update in the case of Jakarah Lopez-Moore’s murder

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Editor’s Note: RPD’s conference will be live-streamed on this page at 1:30 p.m. It will be available in the video player above.

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) — The Rochester Police Department will release an update Friday in the case of 16-year-old Jakarah Lopez-Moore, who was found murdered near Vanguard Parkway.

Lopez-Moore went missing after leaving her house on Weld Street last August. Investigators said she left on her own free will. In October, Rochester police were alerted to a decomposing body found in the woods behind a recycling facility on Vanguard Parkway.

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After an investigation, the County Medical Examiner’s Office identified the body as Lopez-Moore. Her death was ruled a homicide, but the cause of her death was not revealed.

Little is known about what the update will be, but RPD said the update will come during a press conference at 1:30 p.m. Friday afternoon. The conference will be live-streamed on this page.

Stay with News 8 WROC as we continue to update this developing story.

​ Editor’s Note: RPD’s conference will be live-streamed on this page at 1:30 p.m. It will be available in the video player above.

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) — The Rochester Police Department will release an update Friday in the case of 16-year-old Jakarah Lopez-Moore, who was found murdered near Vanguard Parkway.

Lopez-Moore went missing after leaving her house on Weld Street last August. Investigators said she left on her own free will. In October, Rochester police were alerted to a decomposing body found in the woods behind a recycling facility on Vanguard Parkway.
Celebration of life held for teen found dead near Vanguard Pkwy
After an investigation, the County Medical Examiner’s Office identified the body as Lopez-Moore. Her death was ruled a homicide, but the cause of her death was not revealed.

Little is known about what the update will be, but RPD said the update will come during a press conference at 1:30 p.m. Friday afternoon. The conference will be live-streamed on this page.

Stay with News 8 WROC as we continue to update this developing story. Read More CrimeRochesterFirst  

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