St. Louis authorities call woman's April death a homicide

4 years 3 weeks 2 days ago Wednesday, July 29 2015 Jul 29, 2015 Wednesday, July 29, 2015 7:23:29 AM CDT July 29, 2015 in News
By: The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Investigators said a Ferguson woman's death in St. Louis in April was a homicide.

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported that the St. Louis' medical examiner reclassified 46-year-old Denise Beasley's death, saying she succumbed to head trauma. The case initially had been listed as a suspicious death pending autopsy results.

Beasley's body was found in a back yard on April 16.

Police haven't released any other details of the investigation.

 

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