Woman found dead in plastic bin in Detroit alley identified

- Officials have identified a woman who was found in a plastic container on Detroit's southwest side earlier this week.

Ashley Jones, 31, was identified as the woman found in a container in an alley in Detroit on Monday.

Police did not release a photo or any other identifying features of the woman, other than she is white.

The woman was found at Majestic and Central in the container along an alley around 12:10 Monday afternoon.

The area is not a residential area and is home to more industrial businesses.

A cause of death has not been determined and police are still investigating it as a homicide.

No further details were released.

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