Florence police investigating woman's murder after finding body in residence

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Posted: Feb 14, 2021 4:17 PM
Updated: Feb 14, 2021 8:44 PM

The Florence Police Department is investigating a murder after finding a woman dead in a home.

Police said Patrice Denice Lott, 48, was discovered dead in a residence in the 800 block of North Royal Avenue on Sunday. Family members had not heard from Lott since Friday and had come to the residence to check on her.

There is no suspect as of late Sunday, Florence police said.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Kevin Jackson at 256-760-6557 or Florence Police Department at 256-760-6610 or Shoals Area Crime Stoppers at 256-386-8685 or FPD Text-A-Tip 274637 using keyword FPDTIP plus your message.

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