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Body of woman found in front of Miami Beach Wells Fargo bank

Police investigating how woman in 50s died

A woman's body lay on the sidewalk outside a Wells Fargo along a popular stretch of South Beach. (Terrell Forney/Local 10 News)

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. – A woman in her 50s was found dead outside of a bank along a busy stretch of South Beach Sunday night.

Miami Beach police roped off part of the area with yellow crime scene tape as they investigated the circumstances of her death.

It happened at the Wells Fargo bank at Alton and Lincoln roads, a stone's throw from a number of restaurants and other businesses filled with families and tourists.

Miami Beach paramedics pronounced the woman dead at the scene.

Several people were seen being questioned by police.

Police said foul play is not suspected at this time. Traffic in the area was not affected by the crime scene.

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About the Author:

Terrell Forney joined Local 10 News in October 2005 as a general assignment reporter. He was born and raised in Cleveland, Ohio, but a desire to escape the harsh winters of the north brought him to South Florida.