ATLANTA (AP) - Police say the death of a woman found in an Atlanta parking lot with trauma to the head will be investigated as a homicide.

News outlets report that the Fulton County Medical Examiner's office identified the woman as Shannon Welch.

Officer Stephanie Brown says law enforcement arrived at the scene and located the 31-year-old woman in a parking lot.

Officials are waiting on the results of an autopsy to determine the cause and manner of death.

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