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June 6, 2013

Autopsy planned after body found

NEW CASTLE — No foul play is suspected after a body was found in a North Beaver Township home.

State police said family members found Thelma Louise Perschke, 84, of Mount Air Road at her home Tuesday afternoon. She apparently had been dead for several days.

Perschke was pronounced dead by Lawrence County Coroner Russell Noga.

Police said an autopsy will be performed to determine cause of death.

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