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Woman's Body Found in Raleigh

Posted October 17, 1997 12:00 a.m. EDT

— Raleigh Police say they found the body of a woman in a downtown church yard off East Martin Street.

The woman was only partially clad but, police would not confirm that she was sexually assaulted.

There were no signs of gunshot or stab wounds in the body, but police say they are treating this as a homicide.

The body is that of a black woman in her twenties.