UPDATE: Woman found dead in Huntington apartment identified

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UPDATE (11:31 a.m. on Friday, September 10): The woman who was found dead in a Huntington apartment on Thursday has now been identified as 45-year-old Christie Dean, of Huntington.

Police say that evidence at the scene indicates that she was shot.

Detectives are still investigating this incident, and those with information regarding Dean’s death should to call the Huntington Police Department at 304-696-4420, Ext. 1009, or call the HPD anonymous tip line at 304-696-4444.​


HUNTINGTON, WV (WOWK)—Officers responded to a Huntington apartment in the 500 block of 6th Avenue around 9:45 a.m. on Thursday in response to a welfare check call.

Once inside an apartment, they discovered a deceased woman.

Officers are said to still be on the scene, and detectives are still investigating.

No other information is available at this time.

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