Woman killed in violent attack; suspect at large

Posted at: 08/14/2014 10:05 AM
Updated at: 08/14/2014 12:35 PM
By: Elizabeth Reed, KOB.com

ALBUQUERQUE -- Officers found a woman dead in southeast Albuquerque with "obvious signs" of a violent attack, police said on Thursday.

Just after 9 a.m., police responded to a disturbance call in a vacant lot in the 300 block of Utah Street Southeast near Zuni Road. A woman's body was found at the scene.

According to Sgt. Ferris Simmons, a witness reported seeing a man flee from the scene.

Anyone with information should contact APD at (505)-242-2677.