99-year-old woman was killed in Hudson Valley home

99-year-old woman was killed in Hudson Valley home

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POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. (AP) - Police in one Hudson Valley city say a 99-year-old woman found dead in her home was killed and they're urging people to make sure their doors and windows are locked at night or when they're away.

Authorities in Poughkeepsie police tell the Poughkeepsie Journal that an autopsy Thursday determined Fannie Gumbinger died of multiple injuries in the home where she'd lived alone since her husband died in 2007. Her body was found Wednesday morning after a caretaker called authorities to report suspicions something was wrong at the house.

Investigators aren't releasing more information on the circumstances of her killing as the probe continues.

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