The Bernalillo County Sheriff’s office identified a woman whose body was found on Juan Tomas Road May 8 as Marsha Bush.

The death is being investigated as a homicide.

According to a press release, “Deputies located 47-year-old Marsha Bush deceased near the roadway with obvious signs of trauma.”

Anyone with information is urged by the Sheriff’s office to contact detectives at 505-379-3742.

Leota Harriman
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