Woman beaten to death in Richmond

July 27, 2008 1:58:12 PM PDT
Richmond police are searching for a suspect or suspects that brutally beat a woman who died early this morning from her injuries, according to a Sergeant. The victim passed away around 1 a.m. at John Muir Medical Center in Walnut Creek, Sgt. Bisa French said. Officers found her early Wednesday morning in the 200 block of Fifth Street after receiving reports of a woman suffering major injuries. She was transported to the hospital where she succumbed to her injuries. The victim's name is not being released this afternoon so that her family can be found and notified of her death, French said. Anyone with information about the fatal beating is asked to call Detective J. Graham at (510) 621-1276.