Woman from New York City found dead inside Virginia hotel room

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RICHMOND, Va. (PIX11) — A New York City woman was found dead inside a Virginia hotel room Sunday.

Eboniece M. Escobar, 22, was discovered with a gunshot wound inside Clarion Hotel in Richmond. Officers reported to the scene after they received reports of a disturbance, police spokesman Gene Lepley told WTVR.

Police have not yet released information about a possible suspect in the fatal shooting, but they did indicate it is being investigated as a homicide.

They also said they have strong leads in the case, but ask anybody with information to call Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000.