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Calgary police call woman's death in Pineridge suspicious, 1 in custody

Calgary police are calling the death of a woman found Saturday morning in the northeast community of Pineridge suspicious.

Woman in her 50s found Saturday morning in northeast Calgary community

Anyone with information that might help is asked to report by contacting Calgary police at 403-266-1234, the homicide tip line at 403-428-8877, or anonymously through Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477. (David Bell/CBC)

Calgary police are calling the death of a woman found Saturday morning in the northeast community of Pineridge suspicious.

At about 8:50 a.m., police were called to a home in the 100 block of Pinehill Road N.E. for reports of a deceased person, police said in a release on Monday morning.

One person was taken into custody and an autopsy on the woman, believed to be in her 50s, will take place later Monday, but police said they could not provide information beyond that.

Anyone with information that might help is asked to report it by contacting Calgary police at 403-266-1234, the homicide tip line at 403-428-8877, or anonymously through Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

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