FT LAUDERDALE (CBSMiami) – Ft. Lauderdale police are working to solve a murder mystery and could use some help.READ MORE: Wong Leads Brewers To 7-3 Win Over The Marlins
Wednesday morning, just before 9:30 a.m., officers found the body of 40-year-old Teresa Samuels in front of a home in the 1600 block of NW 5th Street. It appears she had been shot.READ MORE: Varieties Of Starburst, Skittles & Life Savers Gummies Recalled
A preliminary investigation revealed that Samuels had most likely died eight and a half hours earlier.MORE NEWS: Rickenbacker Causeway Shut Down After Vehicle Hits & Kills 2 Cyclists
Police are now working to determine who shot her and why.