Woman found dead in Everett parking lot was beaten to death

EVERETT, Wash. -- A woman found dead Saturday in a south Everett restaurant parking lot had been killed by blows to her head.

The Snohomish County medical examiner's office ruled the death of 24-year-old Julia Lynn Randolph of Everett a homicide.

The Daily Herald reports the sheriff's office has released no information on possible suspects.

Randolph had recently been in courts in Everett pleading not guilty to methamphetamine and prostitution charges.