Body found on road, not hit

January 1, 2009 5:30:09 AM PST
Investigators say a body found lying in the road in north Harris County was placed there. [SIGN UP: Get headlines and breaking news sent to you]

Harris County deputies received a call about the body at Rankin near the North freeway around 1:30am Thursday morning.

At first they thought the female victim may have been hit by a car but after investigating they changed their minds.

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