DC Mom, Georgette Banks, murdered 16 years after her mother was also stabbed to death
The daughter of a woman that was stabbed to death 16 years ago, has also been found stabbed to death. The mother of 5, Georgette Banks, 47, was located in her apartment’s stairwell, her throat was cut and she was stabbed multiple times..
Gloria Banks, her mother, was murdered in August ’05 in a parking lot near 14th street. 49-Years-Old at the time, she was walking from her daughter’s home to a nearby bus stop.
Retired cop, Smokey Ward, was the detective assigned to that case. Ward stated, “There was blood scattered everywhere, it was a very violent scene.” Ward also said he had his eyes on a suspect but didn’t have enough to charge him.
At this moment, there’s no evidence that suggest that the killer in both murders are the same individual.