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Richmond Police confirm body found is homicide victim

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RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) -

Richmond Police have confirmed that a woman, who's body was found near N. Hopkins Road and Holly Spring Ave, was the victim of a homicide.

The discovery was made around 8:30 a.m. Richmond Police have identified the victim as a black female, between 25-35 years old, with a thin build, approximately 5'5", with a buzz style haircut.

She's described as having a tattoo reading "Sammy G" on her left forearm, and knuckle tattoos spelling out: "God's Gift."

Anyone with any information is asked to call Richmond Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000.

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Richmond Police are investigating near N. Hopkins Road and Holly Spring Ave after a body is found in the area.

A passerby spotted the body of a woman in a wooded area near the overpass. It is unclear at this time how long the body has been there.

We have a crew at the scene and will bring you details as they are made available.

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