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Fayetteville Woman Shot to Death, Police Say

Posted November 6, 2007 1:46 a.m. EST

— A woman whose body was found along a dirt path Saturday morning was shot to death, police said Monday.

Maria "Teresa" Pena-Duran's body was found on a dirt path between North McPherson Church Road and Wagoner Drive just after 9 a.m. She was a resident of the nearby Cambridge Arms apartment complex.

Police said they have not established a motive in the shooting.

Officers released a Spanish-language flier requesting the public's assistance in solving the death.

Anyone with information about activities in the area between 6:30 and 8 a.m. Saturday or people that frequent the area is asked to call Detective T. Bowman or Detective J. Locklear at 910-433-1947. To remain anonymous and be eligible for up to a $1,000.00 reward, contact Crime Stoppers at 910-483-8477.