Durham police investigating suspicious death

Jul. 23, 2013 @ 05:04 PM

An unidentified woman was found dead in an apartment at the Greens of Pine Glen apartment complex in southern Durham today at about 10 a.m. Police are investigating as a homicide, although they have not released cause of death.

If ultimately ruled a homicide, it will be the eighth in five weeks and the second in less than 24 hours.

Officers were dispatched to check on the welfare of a resident of an apartment in the 6400 block of Greens Hollow Lane. When they arrived, they found an adult female dead inside the apartment. The female’s name is not being released at this time.

Anyone with information is asked to call Investigator Cristaldi at (919) 560-4440, ext. 29322 or CrimeStoppers at (919) 683-1200. CrimeStoppers pays cash rewards for information leading to arrests in felony cases and callers never have to identify themselves.