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Woman falls to death from Anaheim apartment building [Updated]

November 18, 2010 | 10:02 am

Anaheim police are investigating the death of a woman whose body was discovered on a sidewalk outside a five-story apartment complex.

Authorities said they received a call around 5:15 a.m. Sunday about a “person down” at 2045 S. State College Boulevard. Police found the woman’s body on the sidewalk of Artisan Court west of State College.

The woman, whose name was not released, was pronounced dead at the scene, police said. [Updated at 10:12 a.m.: KTLA-TV identified her as Linda Nguyen, 23, of Garden Grove.]

According to the Anaheim Police Department, “it appears the woman fell from a high level of the complex.”

Authorities said it was unclear how the woman fell or whether “it was an intentional act.”

Anyone with information is asked to call detectives at (714) 765-1944.


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