Police identify woman they say was victim of violent attack


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ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico — Albuquerque police have identified a woman they say died after being victimized in a violent attack.

Police spokesman Tanner Tixier (Te-SHAY') said that the body of 53-year-old Maryellen Gutierrez was found Thursday morning.

A witness told police that a male had fled the scene near Zuni Road and Utah Street.

Authorities at the scene say there are obvious signs the woman had been violently attacked.

Investigators have not released further details.

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