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Police investigate hotel homicide

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Police found Addison's body at the City Lodge in Florence, Monday morning. Police found Addison's body at the City Lodge in Florence, Monday morning.
FLORENCE, AL (WAFF) -

Police are continuing to investigate the homicide of a woman at a Florence hotel.

Police said they found Lula Addison's body in a "suspicious location" at the City Lodge Hotel, Monday morning.

According to authorities, there were signs of foul play which launched the murder investigation.

Friends of Addison said they were shocked to hear about her death. They said they don't know why someone would hurt her and hope police can find the answers soon.

 "…a very good person, she talked to everybody always smiling and laughing and joking and teasing, you know. This is just a devastating situation and I can guarantee she'll be missed in the neighborhood, she really will be," said Lorine Mitchell.

Investigators have not released any new details on the case to the public at this time.

If you have any information on what happened at the City Lodge, you're asked to contact the Florence Police Department at 256-768-2764 or Crime Stoppers.

Confidential tips can be sent via text message to Florence Police: Type "FPDTIP" plus your message and send to "CRIMES."

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