|News Release||City of Irvine|
Public Information Office
1 Civic Center Plaza
Irvine, CA 92606
|FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE||PRESS RELEASE #09/08/2009|
|Subject :||UPDATE: POLICE INVESTIGATE DEATH OF WOMAN FOUND BURNED IN PARKING LOT|
|Contact :||John Hare, Lieutenant, Irvine Police Department (949) 724-7112|
IRVINE, CA (September 8, 2009): Irvine Police are asking for the public's help in identifying the victim who was found deceased and burned in the parking lot of a closed business early Saturday morning, September 5, 2009. The victim is described as an African American woman in her early 20's, approximately 6' tall and 150 pounds.
Attached is a sketch of the victim. Anyone with information about the victim's identity is asked to contact the Irvine Police Department's 24-hour tip hotline at (949) 724-7192.
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