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.READ MORE: Commuters Make Backup Plans Ahead Of SEPTA Strike Vote
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.READ MORE: Philadelphia Participates In National Prescription Drug Take Back Day
There was no immediate word on the make and model of the stolen vehicle. And police said they did not yet have a suspect.MORE NEWS: 52-Year-Old Shot To Death In Chester, Police Say
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