The Los Angeles Police Department is soliciting the public’s assistance in the ongoing investigation of the death of 31-year-old Maleesa Mooney. Mooney was found deceased in her apartment located on the 200 block of South Figueroa Street around 4 p.m. on a recent Tuesday, during a welfare check. The individual who requested the welfare check has not been identified.
The police, who have yet to ascertain the exact cause of Mooney’s death, confirmed that she was murdered in her apartment, as stated in a recent release. Authorities urge anyone with pertinent information to come forward and contact LAPD Central Bureau Homicide Detectives Pierce or Marcinek at 213-996-4150. For anonymous tips, individuals can reach out to Crime Stoppers at 800-222-8477, or call 877-527-3247 during non-business hours or weekends.
In a heartfelt social media tribute, pop singer Jourdin Pauline identified Mooney as her sole sister, recalling her loving and generous nature and expressing profound grief over the sudden loss.