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Woman found dead in downtown Raleigh parking deck

Posted June 21, 2012 8:44 a.m. EDT
Updated June 21, 2012 4:36 p.m. EDT

— Police say there are no apparent signs of foul play in the death of a Chapel Hill woman whose body was found Thursday morning in a downtown Raleigh parking deck.

Officers found Miriam Hazelene Scott, 46, around 6:45 a.m. in a stairwell, at 128 W. South St., near the Raleigh Convention Center.

Her body has been taken to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Chapel Hill for an autopsy, a police spokesman said.

He did not have further details about the case.