Syracuse police investigating suspicious death on near Westside

Syracuse police discovered a woman's body Thursday (CNYCentral Photo).

Syracuse police are investigating a suspicious death of a woman on Holland St. which is the near Westside neighborhood of the city.

Police said they discovered the woman’s body just before noon Thursday at 144 Holland St.

Crime scene tape is blocking off a large portion of that block which intersects with Congress St.

Investigators are looking into the circumstances surrounding her death, and have not determined how she died.

Friends who said they know the victim have spoken to CNYCentral about her. They said they are at a loss for words.

"She was a good woman. She was a quiet woman," said Debra Felder, a neighbor. "She loved her family. They were close knit and just a good person, good-hearted."

Anyone with information about this incident to call the Syracuse Police Department at 442-5222. All calls will be kept confidential. Anonymous information may also be submitted by using the “SPD Tips” App, available on Android and iPhones.

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