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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Raleigh police say they think someone killed a woman who was found by her 8-year-old daughter in their apartment.

Police on Tuesday identified the woman as 30-year-old Melissa Dawn Huggins-Jones.

The girl went for help and found workers who were building other apartments at the complex. A construction worker called 911 and said the body was cold and covered with blood.

Police have not said how Huggins-Jones died or why investigators are treating her death as a homicide.

A construction worker called 911 and said the body was covered with blood.

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