Woman's death ruled a homicide, Chattanooga PD looking for information

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Chattanooga Police officers are asking the public for more information after a woman's death last week in Hixson has now been ruled a homicide.

Just before noon on January 11, officers were sent to the 5800 block of Moody Sawyer Road to a call that CPR was being administered on the scene.

Once there, police say they found 30-year-old Taja Whiteside unresponsive.

CPD spokesperson Elisa Myzal says Hamilton County EMS pronounced her dead at the scene.

Myzal says the manner of her death wasn't immediately apparent, but on Thursday, Jan. 17th Whiteside's death was ruled a homicide.

If you know anything about what happened, please call Chattanooga PD's Homicide Tip Line at 423-643-5100. You can remain anonymous.

We are working to get more information on this incident. Depend on us to update you as we learn more.

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