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Woman found dead in Lake Elmo

A woman was found dead of an apparent suicide Wednesday in Lake Elmo.

The Washington County Sheriff's Office reported that deputies were called at 12:06 p.m. to the area of 58th Street North and Highlands Trail North for a report of a person lying on the ground with blood in the area.

Authorities determined the adult female had died of single gunshot wound to the head.

The sheriff's office said authorities are not looking for anyone else in relation to the shooting death. The woman's name was withheld pending family notification.