Unidentified woman found dead in southwest Detroit

James David Dickson
The Detroit News

Early Wednesday morning, an unidentified woman was found dead, outside, lying in a prone position in southwest Detroit, police said.

The woman's body was discovered at about 3:48 a.m. in the area of Campbell and Anthon, which is south of Fort Street and west of Junction.

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EMS medics and police arrived to find the woman face down and unresponsive. Medics  pronounced the woman dead at the scene. She wore a black jacket and black pants.

Police are investigating the woman's identity and death. The Wayne County Medical Examiner will determine her cause and manner of death.