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An investigation continued Saturday into the apparent strangling death of a 12-year-old Washington Terrace girl whose body was found in her home, Weber County authorities say.

The name of the girl was not released. She was found Friday afternoon in a bedroom by her mother, said Police Chief Gary Tracy.Weber County dispatcher Charles Collett said the girl was home alone when she died. Tracy said there was no signed of forced entry.

Tracy said an autopsy would be performed Saturday or Monday.

He said Friday that police had no suspects.

A Washington Terrace police dispatcher said Tracy planned to release the name of the girl sometime Sunday.