The physique of a girl believed to have gone lacking from a Lauderhill assisted dwelling facility this weekend was discovered useless in a parked automotive Wednesday morning, police say.

a car parked in a parking lot: Lauderhill police say the body of a woman believed to have gone missing from a Lauderhill assisted living facility was found in an unlocked parked car Wednesday morning.

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Lauderhill police say the physique of a girl believed to have gone lacking from a Lauderhill assisted dwelling facility was present in an unlocked parked automotive Wednesday morning.

Shortly earlier than 11 a.m., a person who arrived at Victoria’s Retirement House in Lauderhill to work on a automotive smelled a robust odor coming from one of many automobiles close by. When he appeared inside, he noticed the aged lady contained in the silver Honda CRV, which was left unlocked, mentioned William Gordon, a spokesman for Lauderhill Police.


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Fireplace rescue crews went to the ability at 2233 NW 56th Ave. and pronounced her useless. A telephone name to the ability Wednesday afternoon was not answered.

A lady final seen about 8 a.m. Saturday was reported lacking from the ability. Gordon mentioned that police haven’t but confirmed whether or not the lady discovered Wednesday is the one who disappeared from the ability.

Gordon mentioned the division is ready for the Medical Examiner’s Workplace to verify the physique’s id.

It isn’t identified when the lady acquired into the unlocked automotive, which was parked in a chosen parking spot for the assisted dwelling facility, or how lengthy the automotive had been parked exterior.

Authorities don’t suspect foul play was concerned.

The lady had a historical past of medical circumstances, Gordon mentioned, however couldn’t present additional particulars.

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