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Reward Offered in Livia Rose Smith Death Case

12/3/2013

December 3, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The brother of Nashvillian Livia Rose Smith has posted a $10,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for her February 20th death.
          
Smith, 32, was found lying on the roadway in the 2600 block of Barclay Drive, about one block from her East Nashville home, at 5:10 a.m. that morning.  She had suffered a head injury and abrasions to her hands and knees.  
          
Smith was last seen alive at approximately 1:45 a.m. on February 20th getting into a cab outside 3 Crow Bar on Woodland Street in the Five Points area.  Witnesses reported that the cab appeared to be yellow.  Investigators found no record of a fare being picked up by Yellow Cab Company, although the company’s record keeping in March was lacking.  Officers and detectives located and interviewed approximately 20 cab drivers who frequented the Five Points area.  None provided any information leading to the identification of the cabbie who picked up Smith.
          
Anyone with information on the identity of the cab driver or any other detail regarding the death of Livia Rose Smith is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 74-CRIME.  Citizens can also send an electronic tip to Crime Stoppers by texting the word “CASH” along with their message to 274637 (CRIMES) or online at www.nashvillecrimestoppers.com.  Persons who contact Crime Stoppers by phone, text or Internet can remain anonymous and qualify for a cash reward.
          
The $10,000 reward, which is being offered for the next six months, is in addition to a reward of up to $1,000 available through the Crime Stoppers program.

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Livia Rose Smith