LEESBURG. Florida—Leesburg Police Department is investigating the death of a 37-year-old woman who was found shot early Monday morning, according to LPD Capt. Joe Iozzi.
Someone called LPD and said they believed their friend was dead and when LPD officers arrived at the home in the 1200 block of Penn Street at 2:39 a.m. they found a black female deceased in a converted laundry room, Iozzi said in a press release.
The woman appeared to have been shot and LPD detectives responded to the scene and are treating the death as a homicide; the investigation remains active.
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