Woman, 75, Found Murdered in Md. Apartment, Police Say

Prince George's County police have identified the 75-year-old woman who was murdered in her Bladensburg, Maryland, apartment Sunday. 

Delores Rivers of 58th Avenue was found dead in her apartment at noon Sunday. An autopsy revealed the cause of death to be trauma to the upper body. The manner of death has been ruled a homicide, police say.

Detectives are currently working to identify a suspect in the homicide. A reward of $25,000 is available for information leading up to an arrest and indictment.

Anyone with information on this case is asked to call the Homicide Unit at 301-772-4925. Callers wishing to remain anonymous may call Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477), text “PGPD plus your message” to CRIMES (274637) on your cell phone or go to www.pgcrimesolvers.com and submit a tip online.

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