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Police investigating after woman found dead on Phoenix hiking trail

Jul 26, 2022, 11:48 AM | Updated: 11:55 am

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(Facebook Photo/City of Phoenix Parks and Recreation Department)

(Facebook Photo/City of Phoenix Parks and Recreation Department)

PHOENIX – Police are investigating after a woman was found dead on a Phoenix hiking trail Tuesday morning, authorities said.

Firefighters found the subject, who was beyond resuscitation efforts, on a trail near Seventh and Peoria avenues in the North Mountain Park area.

Police detectives took over the scene after the woman was declared dead.

No other details were immediately made available.

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Police investigating after woman found dead on Phoenix hiking trail