Woman found dead in parked car in Spotsylvania County

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SPOTSYLVANIA COUNTY (WSLS 10) - An investigation is underway after a woman was found dead in a vehicle in Spotsylvania County.

Deputies discovered 21-year-old Heather Ciccone's body in the passenger seat of her car on Monday.

The car was parked at the end of a driveway about 30 minutes from her home. Police say she had been shot and her death is suspicious.

Police don't know of any connection between the woman and the home where she was found. Her parents say she lived with them and told them she was going to help a friend whose car broke down.

Now, they're searching for answers.

"Please, if anybody has any information about who did this so we can bring them to justice, please do so."

Family members believe she was killed by another woman. They say she had recently been getting death threats.