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Police investigate homicide at Colo. Springs apartment complex

Police investigate homicide at Colo. Springs apartment complex. Photo: April 3, 2013

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — A teenager was in jail Thursday because she’s under investigation for killing her mother-in-law.

Colorado Springs Police were called to the Tanager Meadow Apartments on the southeast side of the city Wednesday afternoon on  a call about a fight.

When officers arrived, they found a woman dead.

Reports say the victim was Deborah Rainey, 59, of San Francisco. The coroner says she died after being stabbed several times.

Police arrested 19-year-old Elizabeth Rainey who has been charged in her mother-in-law’s death.