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Linn Township death investigated

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Gazette staff
May 24, 2008
— Authorities are investigating the death of a 75-year-old Linn Township woman.

At 11:11 a.m. Friday, police were called to N1000 Highway 120 to check the welfare of Alice Newberg, 75, and found her dead, face down on the garage floor, according to a press release from the Walworth County Sheriff’s Office.


Her son, Jeff Newberg, had just left the garage to talk to the responding officer, the sheriff’s office reported.


As of Friday night, the cause of death had not been determined. An autopsy was to be conducted today.


The investigation continues.


Linn Township is in Walworth County south of Geneva Lake.



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