Update: Longview police investigating woman's death

Longview Police have released the name of the woman who was found lying on a bench beside the Newgate United Methodist Church Mission with apparent gunshot wounds.

She is identified as 42 year old Cynthia Weaver. Employees say Weaver was a frequent visitor to the mission.

Weaver's body has been taken to Southeast Forensics Center in Tyler for an autopsy. No information has been released on a possible shooter.

This marks Longview's eighth murder of the year.

Cathryn Khalil / ckhalil@kltv.com