FROM STNG WIRE REPORTS
The body of a partially clothed woman was found dead in an alley in the Edgewater neighborhood on the North Side Monday morning.
A tow truck driver found the woman’s body about 3:20 a.m. in an alley on the 5200 block of North Kenmore Avenue, according to police, who said the woman appears to be white and there was some blood on the scene.
The Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office said the still unidentified woman appears to be in her 20s and their office remained on the scene at 6 a.m.
Though the cause of death was not known immediately police were probing the possibility the woman, who may be in her early 20s, fell from a building nearby.
Authorities said the woman was partially clothed.
Police officers were canvassing the neighborhood and searching inside the surroundings buildings as of 5:30 a.m., according to police, who indicated a suicide note had not been found.
Lincoln District Police Sgt. Patrick Barker said Belmont Area detectives are conducting a death investigation.
For coverage from CBS 2 click here.