Suspect Found Dead Following Weekend Montgomery HomicideMatt Boster
Posted by: Matt Boster
Date: Sep 04 2018 9:44 AM
MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - The Montgomery Police Department says the death of a 56-year-old woman Sunday was a homicide and that the suspect has since been found dead.
Medics and police officers responded to the 2000 block of Queens Hollow Court around 8:45 a.m. Sunday on a call of a deceased person. Upon arrival, they found the body of Ruth Ward, 56.
Ward had been fatally shot, according to investigators. Her son, Seth Ponzer, 33, was developed as a suspect.
Police say after the homicide, Ponzer fled to the Atlanta area where he was found dead Monday.