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NYPD finds missing woman murdered in South Jamaica

Dayo Corley, who had been missing since Saturday, was found dead early Monday morning.
Courtesy NYPD
By Patrick Donachie

A missing Jamaica woman was found murdered Monday night and police were seeking any information that might lead to her killer.

Police reported that Dayo Corley, 43, was last seen Saturday at about 2 a.m. around the corner of 137th Avenue and Farmers Boulevard. Police said she was last seen driving a black Chevy Equinox with Florida license plates.

On Monday at 12:06 a.m., she was found inside the Equinox, sitting in the driver’s seat. She was discovered near the intersection of 122nd Avenue and Lakeview Lane. EMS workers responded to the scene and pronounced her dead, and the medical examiner later determined that her death was a homicide. Police said there were no arrests and the investigation was ongoing.

Police encouraged anyone with information on the incident to call NYPD Crime Stoppers at 1 (800) 577-TIPS or to submit tips online at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com. All calls were confidential, police said.

Reach reporter Patrick Donachie by e-mail at pdonachie@cnglocal.com or by phone at (718) 260–4573.

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