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Gainesville woman found dead off Dorsey Street; police conducting investigation
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Gainesville Police are investigating the death of a woman found along a public utilities road off Dorsey Street on Thursday, Jan. 13. - photo by Gainesville Police Department

Update: Gainesville Police are investigating after a woman was found dead Thursday, Jan. 13, along a public utilities access road off Dorsey Street south of Pearl Nix Parkway.

Cpl. Jessica Van said police received a call regarding an unresponsive woman just before 10 a.m. Thursday.

Kimberly A. Johnson, 41, of Gainesville, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The police department announced the investigation on its social media channels just after 6 p.m. Thursday.

Van did not have the manner of death, and an autopsy has been scheduled for Johnson.

No further details were provided by police.

Police are asking anyone with information regarding Johnson’s death to call 770-534-5251.



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Gainesville Police are investigating the death of a woman found along a public utilities access road off Dorsey Street on Thursday, Jan. 13. - photo by Gainesville Police Department

Gainesville Police are investigating a death along a public utilities access road off of Dorsey Street in Gainesville, south of Pearl Nix Parkway.

The police department announced the investigation on its social media channels just after 6 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 13.

Police did not provide any further details on the case, and Cpl. Jessica Van did not immediately return a call for more information.

Police are asking for anyone who may have seen anything suspicious in that area to call 770-534-5251.

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