Authorities are currently investigating a murder that occurred Saturday night in Atlantic City.

Vernell K. Vance, a 56-year-old Atlantic City woman, was found beaten to death behind a building on South Tennessee Avenue in Atlantic City. Her body was found at 11:30 Saturday night. An autopsy will be performed Monday to gather more information on cause of death.

As of Monday morning, no arrests have been made.

The Atlantic County Prosecutor's Office is looking for information from the public. Tips can be called in to (609) 652-1234.

Source: NJ.com

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