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Body found in Tampa house set to be demolished

Crews found the body of an unidentified woman and called police.
Credit: 10 Tampa Bay

TAMPA, Fla. — A demolition crew called police when they came across a body just before they were set to take down the house.

JVS Contracting arrived to the site in the area of N. 18th Street and E. Sligh Avenue just before 8 a.m. Tuesday and noticed the body during a walk-through, the Tampa Police Department said in a news release.

Police say the body is that of a woman believed to be of 28-40 years of age. It appeared she had some sort of upper-body trauma. 

The case is under investigation.