Victim Identified in Suspicious Death

Lake City, Fla., – On Friday, September 25, 2020 at 9:30 a.m., officers from the Lake City Police Department

were dispatched to NW Railroad Street to a deceased black female lying near the overpass embankment. The Criminal Investigation Division of the Lake City Police Department, along with Crime Scene Technicians from the Florida Department of Law Enforcement, processed the scene and collected evidence.


The Medical Examiners Officer in Jacksonville was able to positively identify the victim as Mary Frances Schroeder, 62 years of age, of Lake City, Florida. The Lake City Police Department is asking for anyone who may have information about this case to contact Investigator Gretell Bates at (386) 752-4343.