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Woman's Body Found On Durham Railroad Tracks

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DURHAM, N.C. — Police in Durham are investigating the death of a woman whose body wasfound on the railroad tracks near Ellis Road Tuesday morning.

A motorist called 911 around 9:40 a.m. to report a body behind awarehouse.

Officers found the body of a white female lying on the railroad tracks.

The woman's identity and cause of death are not yet known, but investigators are treating it as ahomicide.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Durham Police Department'sCriminal Investigations Division at (919) 560-4440 or CrimeStoppers at(919) 683-01200. CrimeStoppers pays cash rewards for information leading toarrests in felony cases.

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