Woman found dead in area of rapes
More fear for East Baltimore where nine women have been attacked and raped near bus stops after police find a body of female in her 20s behind a convenience store on East Eager Street.
Police have been hunting for at least one rapist in connection with a string of attacks since Oct. 20. Some or all may be related. In this latest case, police are trying to match evidence from the body to determine if there is a link.
The body was found Tuesday about 4:30 p.m. in a grassy area. A cause of death has not been determined but police said the woman had been injured. Anyone with information about the body should call Baltimore police homicide unit at 410-396-2100. Anyone with information about the rapes should call 410-396-2076.