GARY, Ind. -- The body of a woman found dead inside an abandoned building in Gary has been identified.
The Lake County Coroner's office identfied her as 17-year-old Connita Richardson from Hyde Park.
Richardson's body was found Tuesday night in the old Emerson High School building in the 700 block of East Seventh Avenue.
An autopsy found she had been strangled.
No arrests have been made.