Woman found dead in Junction City

By The Mercury

A woman was found dead in Junction City Tuesday night, according to a press release from the Junction City Police Department.

The police and EMS responded to the 700 block of West Eighth Street at about 7 p.m. after reports that someone had been shot. Upon arrival, police found the woman, who apparently had died from a single gunshot, police said.

Lt. Jeff Childs said no foul play is suspected, and an autopsy is scheduled for today.

The incident is still under investigation. Police aren’t releasing any further information about the victim.

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