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Woman found dead in abandoned Roseland building

An autopsy Wednesday revealed that a woman found dead in an abandoned building early Tuesday in the Far South Side Roseland neighborhood died from multiple injuries and her death was ruled a homicide.

The woman, who remained unidentified Thursday morning, was found dead at 10415 S. Michigan Ave. and was pronounced dead at the scene at 9 a.m., the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office said. A spokesman indicated the woman was a battery victim.

The woman, believed to be in her 20s, was found unresponsive in the abandoned building at 7:35 a.m., police News Affairs Officer Veejay Zala said. He could not confirm the woman was battered.

An autopsy Wednesday revealed that the woman died from multiple injuries and her death was ruled a homicide, according to the medical examiner’s office.

Calumet Area detectives are investigating.



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