Search continues for Montgomery murder suspect, reward offered

Search continues for Montgomery murder suspect, reward offered
Pierre Woods, 27, is being sought in connection to the homicide of Joshua Thompson, 27. Thompson's body was found at the river bridge between Montgomery and Prattville on Nov. 5, 2020. (Source: CrimeStoppers)

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WSFA) - A $1,000 reward is being offered for any information that could lead to a Montgomery murder suspect’s arrest, Central Alabama CrimeStoppers said.

Investigators say they believe Pierre Woods, 27, is responsible for the death of Joshua Thompson, 27, whose body was found on Nov. 5 at the river bridge at U.S. Highway 31 between Montgomery and Prattville.

Police responded to the scene around 3 p.m. that day where they found the victim’s body.

According to police, the victim was shot multiple times in a different location before his remains were dumped near the Montgomery/Autauga county line.

Police say a murder warrant has been signed against Woods.

Anyone with information on his location is asked to call Montgomery Police at 334-625-2832 and refer to case number 2020-00226541. You can also call CrimeStoppers at 215-STOP or toll-free at 1-833-AL1-STOP.

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