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Local woman falls to her death in Stateline

By From page A5 | July 3, 2011

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE — Detectives of the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office in Nevada are investigating the death of a Placerville woman who fell from a 14th floor balcony at the Horizon Casino in Stateline. 

The body of the woman, later identified as 68-year-old Loretta Sangara, was discovered by Horizon Casino security officers about 10 a.m. Friday.

It is unknown at this time if the fall was intentional or accidental, said Sgt. Jim Halsey.

No one witnessed the fall, Halsey said.

Tahoe Tribune

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