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Woman found in garbage can was stabbed to death

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - An unidentified woman was found stabbed to death and dumped in garbage can Wednesday outside a Central City house.

A city building inspector working in the area called police after he found the woman just after noon in the rear yard of a home in the 3300 block of Danneel Street. The woman was partially clothed and had multiple stab wounds to the body, according to the NOPD. 

The people who live in the home said they didn't know about the body and didn't know the victim.

Police estimate the woman is about 40 years old.

Homicide Detective Bruce Brueggeman in in charge of the investigation.

Citizens with information that can help solve this crime are asked to call Crimestoppers at 822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP. You could receive a cash reward of up to $2,500 for the information leading to the arrest and indictment of the responsible person(s). You do not have to give your name nor testify to receive the reward. Citizens can also submit an anonymous tip online to Crimestoppers at www.crimestoppersgno.org.

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