Police: Woman's body found near Cholla High School - Tucson News Now

Police: Woman's body found near Cholla High School

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

Tucson Police say a body was found today just blocks away from Cholla High School on the southwest side.

According to police, the body, which showed signs of trauma, was found in the 1800 block of West Pueblo Vista Boulevard, near West Starr Pass and South La Cholla boulevards, just a couple of blocks east of the high school.

Police say the victim is a 65-year-old woman. Her body was found by a neighbor who was checking on her, according to police.

Tucson News Now's Sonu Wasu is headed to the scene. She can be followed on Twitter at @SonuWasu.

We will update this late breaking story as details become available. Watch KOLD News 13 at 4, 5 and 6 for the latest updates.

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