Woman with 'badly decomposed body' found dead in car


RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Police in Richmond are investigating after a woman suffering “obvious signs of trauma” was found dead in a car.

News outlets report the Henrico Police Department is investigating the death of 30-year-old Cherrelle Lee Woolfolk as a homicide.

They said her body was badly decomposed.

A department release says Henrico police and fire officials were responding to a report of a medical emergency Sunday when they found Woolfolk. It says she was pronounced dead at the scene.

Woolfolk’s official cause of death is pending study by a medical examiner.

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