Mystery surrounds death of woman found in motel

Posted at 9:32 PM, Dec 31, 2015
and last updated 2016-01-01 21:24:03-05

A homicide investigation is underway in Aurora.

Police responded to a call on Dec. 19 at Pacesetter Motel on East Colfax.

Avis Pitts, 35, was dead when they arrived.

Police released her photo Thursday hoping someone recognizes the woman and may have information about her death.

If you know anything, call Agent Todd Fredericksen with the Major Crimes/Homicide Unit at 303-739-3106 or tipsters can call Metro Denver Crime Stoppers at 720-913-7867.