Mon County detectives open murder investigation in the death of Alexa Randolph

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – The Monongalia County Sheriff’s Department is investigating the death of Alexa Randolph as a homicide.

According to a press release, officials have made the sheriff’s department the lead agency to avoid potential jurisdictional issues with witness, evidence, leads and suspects that could be outside Morgantown city limits.

Randolph was reported missing Thursday, January 28 and found dead in her car parked at the Walmart parking lot on Hornbeck Road Friday, January 29.

Any information regarding the case can be left confidentially by calling 304-291-7218.