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Daughter: Slain LA woman was bound, wrapped in blanket

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Posted at 10:48 AM, Jul 06, 2021
and last updated 2021-07-06 13:48:16-04

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles homicide detectives have asked for public help in finding out who killed a woman who was found bound in her home.

Police say the body of 53-year-old Fatima Johnson was discovered by her daughters on Sunday after not hearing from her for several days and obtaining a key from a relative so they could enter her apartment. Paramedics pronounced Johnson dead at the scene.

Johnson’s daughter Tyesa Harvey tells Fox 11 her mother was bound and wrapped in a blanket. Police say no suspects have been identified.