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Cape Cod town reports first slaying since 1968

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TRURO, Mass. (AP) — A painter and writer from a prominent family is this Cape Cod town's first murder victim since 1968, authorities said.

Police responded to a 911 call and found Christa Worthington, 46, dead in her home Sunday.

Her 2-year-old daughter was found unharmed. Police say the woman was killed by "violent means" but wouldn't comment on the cause of death.