Woman's death in AC probed as apparent homicide
MAYS LANDING — Authorities are investigating the death of a woman whose body was found in South Jersey as an apparent homicide.
The Atlantic County prosecutor's office says the body was reported behind a building in Atlantic City just before 11:30 p.m. Saturday.
Police arrived and found 56-year-ld Vernell Vance dead with "significant blunt force head trauma."
An autopsy is planned Monday. City police and the county prosecutor's major crimes unit are investigating.
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