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Questions Still Surround Richmond Woman's Death, Friends Try To Help

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RICHMOND, Ky (LEX 18) - The death of Tammy Masters Alexander is still shrouded in mystery. The coroner told LEX 18 that the woman was found dead inside her Richmond apartment and that there were a lot of "red flags."

A neighbor noticed the woman's dogs were loose and went into the apartment to let Tammy know. When she entered, she found her lying on the ground with a pistol close by. Her cause of death was a gunshot wound to her head.

Police have not classified this death as a homicide, but her friends and neighbors tell LEX 18 that they do believe foul play is involved.  

"Just her outgoing personality, she always had a smile on her face, upbeat she never met a stranger," said friend Sheila Thacker. Thacker said she does not believe Alexander killed herself. 

Neighbors say they haven't seen Alexander's boyfriend since her death.

In the meantime, friends of Alexander's son Joshua want to help him with funeral expenses.

A gofundme has been set up to help. If you would like to donate, click here.

Anyone with information on Alexander's death is asked to contact the Richmond Police Department at 859-624-4776 or email information to detective@richmond.ky.us

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