Death of Woman Found on Nevada County Roadway Ruled Homicide

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The death of a woman whose body was found in the roadway under Interstate 80 at Farad Road on Monday morning has been ruled a homicide, the Nevada County Sheriff’s Department said.

Emergency personnel found the woman’s body in the roadway. She was declared dead at the scene.

The woman has been identified as Felicia Romaine Spruell-Jones of Reno.

The homicide is being investigated by the Nevada County Sheriff’s Department and the Reno Police Department.

Anyone with information is asked to call (530) 265-1263.