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Woman's body found in car at Durham mall

Posted May 4, 2008 1:41 p.m. EDT
Updated May 5, 2008 1:23 p.m. EDT

— Police are conducting a death investigation after a woman's body was discovered in a car at Northgate Mall.

Officers responding to a call found the woman's body inside a car in a mall parking deck at 12:36 a.m. Sunday, police said. She was identified as Virginia French, 38, of Durham.

Police said they awaiting autopsy results to determine the cause of death.

Since 1999, five people have been killed or injured on Northgate Mall property.