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Loved ones remember woman found dead in Portland neighborhood

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Those who attended the vigil brought stuffed animals and lit candles in memory of Kristine Pierson, 24. Those who attended the vigil brought stuffed animals and lit candles in memory of Kristine Pierson, 24.
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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Friends and loved ones gathered Thursday evening to remember a woman who found dead near the Ohio River flood walls.

Those who attended the vigil brought stuffed animals and lit candles in memory of Kristine Pierson, 24.

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Pierson's body was discovered by a passerby at the intersection of North 33rd Street and Rudd Avenue around 1:45 a.m. on January 17.

Louisville Metro police are investigating Pierson's death as a homicide, although the Jefferson County Deputy Coroner's office said the results of her autopsy were inconclusive.

Anyone with information in the case is asked to call the LMPD anonymous tip line at (502) 574-LMPD.

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