Woman found dead near courthouse in downtown Orlando

Incident occurred around 1 p.m. at 600 block N Orange Ave.

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ORLANDO, Fla. – A woman was found dead Monday afternoon in downtown Orlando, police said.

The woman’s body was found around 1 p.m. in the 600 block North Orange Avenue near the Orange County Clerk of Courts building.

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Orlando police conducted a death investigation, only saying they’re treating the woman’s death as a homicide.

No other information was released. Check back for updates.

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