‘Jane Doe’ stabbed to death in North Philadelphia

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An unidentified woman was stabbed to death early Sunday morning on the 2200 block of West Huntingdon Street in North Philadelphia.

Police said the victim, who was Sunday afternoon being treated as a “Jane Doe,” was shortly after 2:30 a.m. stabbed multiple times in the chest and stomach.

She was rushed to Temple University Hospital, where she died about 45 minutes later.

Investigators described the woman only as a black female of about 40 years of age.

Anyone with information on the crime is asked to call 911, to contact the Homicide Unit at 215-686-3334 or 3335, or to submit an anonymous tip by dialing 215-686-TIPS (8477), texting PPD TIP (773847), emailing tips@phillypolice.com or by filling out this online form.



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