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Police ID Woman Found Dead Inside Home

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(AP Photo/Josh Anderson)

(AP Photo/Josh Anderson)

RIVERDALE, Md. (AP) — Prince George’s County police are identifying a woman who was found dead inside her Riverdale home last week.

Police say Maritza Alfaro-Abarca, 32, was found at her home in the 5600-block of Kennedy Street around 8:30 p.m. last Friday. Authorities say Alfaro-Abarca had been stabbed. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police say officers had gone to the home to check on Alfaro-Abarca’s welfare. Police have not said what prompted them to go to the scene.

There were no signs of forced entry at the home.

Police are still investigating.

(Copyright 2012 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

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