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Teenager identified as victim whose body was burned in Sweetwater

Police have identified the young woman whose scorched body was found in Sweetwater on Saturday.

The victim was 17-year-old Romina Fernandez, according to Miami-Dade Police.

First responders were called to a fire on the Southwest 1400 block of Flagler Street at around 9:15 p.m. on Saturday. Fernandez’s body was discovered after the flames were put out.

Police are asking anyone with information about the death to call CrimeStoppers at 305-471-TIPS (8477).

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