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Woman found dead in West Memphis apartment

WEST MEMPHIS, Ark. — Police are investigating the death of a woman in West Memphis.

The woman's neighbors told police they heard a disturbance in an apartment on Avalon Street overnight. When they went to check on the resident the next morning, they found the woman dead.

The woman was 40 years old, police said. Family identified her as Carla Brown.

The cause of death is unknown at this time.