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Unidentified woman’s body found in Gary alley

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Updated: May 6, 2014 7:28PM



GARY -- A woman’s body was discovered Tuesday in an alley near 25th Avenue and Madison Street.

Somoene who lives on Madison saw the body about 9 a.m. and called police, according to Gary police Cpl. Gabrielle King.

The woman, who remains unidentified, is a white woman with brown hair who was wearing black pants, a “very colorful” blouse and black boots laced to the knee, King said.

There were no obvious signs of trauma, and an autopsy is scheduled at the Lake County Coroner’s office.

Gary police are investigating along with the coroner’s office and Lake County Sheriff’s Crime Lab.



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