Woman shot to death, not killed in hit-and-run as initially believed
Sheila Strope found dead Saturday on Northwest 10th Avenue in Fort Lauderdale
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – A woman who was initially believed to have been killed in a hit-and-run crash in Fort Lauderdale was actually the victim of a shooting, police said Monday.
Sheila Strope was found dead Saturday morning in the middle of Northwest 10th Avenue.
Fort Lauderdale police initially believed she was the victim of a hit-and-run, but further investigation determined she died from a gunshot wound and no vehicles were involved, spokeswoman Casey Liening said.
Police haven't identified a suspect or revealed a motive in the 47-year-old woman's shooting.
Anyone with information is asked to call police.
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