UPDATE: Active homicide investigation on Buffalo Road

June 11, 2018 08:44 PM

The 800 black of Buffalo Road in Gates has been shut down Monday morning due to an active homicide investigation. 

At approximately 11:55 A.M a female's body was ejected from a moving car that was crossing the canal bridge into the Town of Gates. 

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The 52-year-old woman was transported to Strong Memorial Hospital where she was later pronounced dead. 

Police believe there was an altercation going on inside the car moments before the woman was ejected. 

At this time police are not releasing the victim's name. 

The vehicle was identified as a black Jeep Liberty with a spare tire mounted on the back. It had dark tinted windows and fled west down Buffalo Road towards Howard Road after the incident.

Investigators have located the vehicle but are still asking for anyone with any information to call the Gates Police Department at 247-2262. 

News10NBC will provide additional information as it becomes available.


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