By Suzanne Monaghan

By Suzanne Monaghan

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphia police say the body of an 85-year-old woman was discovered this morning in a Mount Airy home, with her throat slashed.  Her car had also been stolen.

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Police were withholding the identity of the victim pending notification of relatives.  The murder was uncovered about 11am inside a home along the 300 block of Roumfort Road.

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There was no immediate word on the make and model of the stolen vehicle.  And police said they did not yet have a suspect.

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