Vigil held for woman whose body was found in trunk in West Philadelphia

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Tuesday, July 28, 2020
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Family and friends say the body of Markeya Green, 35, was found last Tuesday inside a vehicle on the 5500 block of Merion Avenue.

PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) -- Roughly 50 people released pink and white balloons in memory of a woman whose body was found in the trunk of a car last week in West Philadelphia.

Family and friends say the body of Markeya Green, 35, was found last Tuesday inside a vehicle on the 5500 block of Merion Avenue. A police source also identified the victim as Green.

An employee of Superior Automotive was cleaning up outside when he smelled a foul odor and discovered Green's body in the trunk of a silver Dodge Charger.

The circumstances surrounding Green's death have not been revealed.

No arrests have been made.

Anyone with any information is asked to call police at 215-686-TIPS.