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Cops believe teenage girl found dead in Queens may have overdosed on prescription drugs

Posted at 6:31 PM, Feb 17, 2013
and last updated 2013-02-17 18:46:02-05

QUEENS, NEW YORK (PIX11)- Police are trying to find out if the 15-year-old girl found dead in Queens might’ve overdosed on prescription drugs.

Cops say someone called 9-11 this morning, and reported seeing the body of Aeisha Aarooqui in the backyard of a home on 135th avenue in Rosedale.

There were no signs of trauma.

Girl Found

No one in the neighborhood knew her.

Investigators say Aeisha is from South Flushing, six miles away.

Residents speculate she may have been with the kids hanging out on the block last night.