Woman found dead in Hialeah apartment

A woman was found dead Monday inside an apartment in Hialeah, authorities said.

Hialeah police Sgt. Carl Zogby said a friend walked into the apartment at 2315 Okeechobee Road and found the woman's body.

Authorities said the woman, who was in her 20s, was a known drug addict, and they believe her death was drug-related. 

Foul play is not suspected.

Zogby said it appeared the woman had been dead for a few days. 

The death remains under investigation and the medical examiner will determine an official cause of death.

The woman's identity has not been released. 

 

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