Family pleads for answers in woman's murder

Posted at 5:55 PM, Mar 23, 2016
and last updated 2016-03-23 21:46:42-04

A family is pleading for someone to come forward with information about their loved ones killer and Crime Stoppers is raising the cash reward - if someone steps up with the right tip by midnight.

Tomorrow marks five-years since 52-year-old LaDawn Graves was found dead outside of her Detroit home. Her family, still heartbroken, says they need your help now, more than ever.

Michelle Adams-Calloway says her sister worked with mentally challenged children and was the life of their family.

Police say LaDawn was found dead March 24th 2011 outside of her home on Hazlett on Detroit's west side. Her daughter, just 13 at the time, was inside.

The family says LaDawn and her husband were separated and she told them she was going to meet him on that March night to talk and work things out - but that would be the last time anyone heard from her.

If you have any information about what happened to LaDawn, you're urged to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-SPEAK-UP.

There is $2,500 cash reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest. Investigators say if the right tip comes in by midnight - they will raise to $3,500.