Hamilton police investigating woman's murder

(HAMILTON, OH) -- Hamilton police are investigating the murder of a woman.

Officers found the naked body of Gloria Applegate, 32, behind a homeless shelter on South 11th Street.

The Butler County coroner says she had been shot to death.

People staying at that homeless shelter say they heard someone knocking on their door around 2:30 a.m. Sunday morning.

The coroner says Applegate had been released from jail just hours before her death.

Anyone with information should call Crimestoppers at 352-3040.