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Woman dead in Friday night homicide


Roswell Police have ruled the Friday night death of a woman a homicide.

Jennifer Morro, 40, was found dead at the 2100 block of West Second Street at about 11 p.m., according to information provided by the Roswell Police Department Saturday.

Juanita Jennings, public affairs director with the city of Roswell, said Saturday night that Roswell Police say Morrow was transported to a local hospital where she passed away.

The death has been ruled a homicide by the Roswell Police Department’s Criminal Investigation Unit, the information states.

Mike Herrington, Chaves County sheriff, said Saturday that Chaves County Sheriff’s Office deputies and officers with the Roswell Police Department were called to the scene in response to a call of shots fired in the area where the victim was found.

No other details have yet been disclosed by Roswell police or the Sheriff’s Office.

People with any information related to the shooting are encouraged to contact the Roswell Police Department at 575-624-6770 or Chaves County Crime Stoppers at 1-888-594-Tips.