UPDATE: Woman found dead in East Magnolia Avenue parking lot identified

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UPDATE: Knoxville Police said the woman killed Thursday night from multiple gunshot wounds is Aseal Iysheh, 24. She was found in an East Magnolia Avenue parking lot. The investigation into her death continues and police ask anybody with information concerning the incident is urged to call the KPD Crime and Drug Hotline at 865-215-7212.

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) – A woman with multiple gunshot injuries was found dead in the parking of BJ’s Food Mart on Magnolia Avenue, Knoxville Police said Thursday night.

Police responded to the scene around 9:30 p.m. Preliminary information from the scene suggests a man shot the woman in a dispute and fled on foot, according to police. An area search, however, that included a K-9 track, was unsuccessful in locating the suspect.

It is believed the suspect and victim knew each other.

Violent Crimes Unit investigators responded to the scene to investigate, the police department said.


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