SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Schenectady police are searching for a potential suspect as a homicide victim has been identified. Police said Tishawn Folkes-Taylor, 44, was found dead on Pleasant Street just after 5 a.m. Sunday.
She died of trauma, but the exact cause of death will be determined by an autopsy.
Police said they are looking for Timothy Taylor, who has been identified as a person of interest. He is described as 5’9″ tall, 160 lbs., and a medium build. He also has a tattoo on the left side of his neck.
Anyone with information is asked to call Schenectady police. The U.S. Marshals office is also offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to his arrest.