• Denton Police Department

Deceased Person Investigation

DENTON, TX, Sept. 8, 2020 – On Tuesday, Sept. 8 at approximately 3:37 a.m., Denton Public Safety Dispatch received a call regarding an unconscious person in the 1800 block of S. Loop 288. Multiple callers reported an individual was laying in the southbound lanes of traffic.

Denton Fire Rescue and Denton PD arrived and located a female victim. Despite life-saving efforts of first responders and Good Samaritans on scene, she was pronounced deceased.

All lanes of Loop 288 were closed for several hours while officers conducted a preliminary investigation. Investigators are working to determine what led to the female’s death. Her identity is currently unknown.

If you have any information about this case, please call Denton County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-388-TIPS (8477).

Contact: Amy Cunningham, (940) 349-8558, DentonPD.MediaRelations@cityofdenton.com

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