Police seek clues in death of woman in Falls Church

WASHINGTON — A woman believed to be in her mid-20s was found dead in a house in Falls Church on Wednesday morning.

The Fairfax County police say they went to the home on Westmoreland Road, just south of Route 50, at about 9:30 a.m. They say no one answered the door and they saw nothing out of the ordinary. Later in the day, they returned with a homeowner and went inside. They found the woman, who was renting a room in the home, dead.

Police believe the woman died from trauma, but the medical examiner is investigating.

Police are looking for a car they say may be related to the death: a gold, four-door 2004 Mercedes-Benz, with Virginia license plates WVF-8414.

If you have any information, call the police, call Crime Solvers at 866-411-TIPS, text TIP187 plus your message to CRIMES, or email your tip by visiting Fairfax Crime Solvers and following the link to send tips.

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