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Woman Found Dead In Wilson Duplex Was Strangled, Police Say

Posted January 12, 2006 4:52 a.m. EST

— Wilson police said that a woman who was found dead in an abandoned duplex earlier this week was strangled.

Police said that they are treating the death of the woman as a homicide.

Police identified the victim as Joann Cynthia Anderson, 42. Anderson has no current address, police said.

Anderson was found dead Wednesday morning in an abandoned duplex on South Pender Street.

Anyone with information about the case is asked to call the Wilson Police Department at

(252) 399-2323

or the Wilson Crime Stoppers at

(252 )243-2255