Body found in culvert identified

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The body of a woman found in a drainage culvert on July 16, has been identified as that of 57-year old Margie Ortiz of Tucson. She was found by two teenagers near Alvernon and South Palo Verde Road while they were looking for a place to skateboard.

Police have not been able to locate her next of kin. Anyone with information is asked to call 911 or 88-CRIME.