Authorities sought Tuesday to determine how a 22-year- old woman died in a Bay Terraces-area neighborhood.

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The fatality in the 6600 block of Doriana Street was reported about 3:45 p.m. Monday, according to San Diego police.

Homicide detectives took over the investigation and were awaiting a cause-of-death ruling from the county Medical Examiner’s Office, SDPD public- affairs Lt. Kevin Mayer said.

It was not immediately clear why the case was considered a possible murder.

–City News Service