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Jogger found dead in Queens marsh: See photos from Spring Creek Park and more

A 30-year-old woman was killed while out jogging along a trail she frequented in Spring Creek Park in Howard Beach, Queens, on Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2016, police said.

The body of Karina Vetrano, of Queens, was discovered by a police search party led by her father after her family reported her missing, Chief of Detectives Robert Boyce said during a news conference on Wednesday, Aug. 3.

Vetrano's family grew concerned for her safety after she did not return home and did not answer several phone calls, according to police.

The medical examiner's office said Vetrano died of strangulation and deemed the case a homicide. So far, no arrests have been made.

Karina Vetrano, 30, was found dead in a marshy area of Spring Creek Park in Howard Beach, Queens, near 161st Avenue and 78th Street on Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2016, police said.

NYPD Chief of Detectives Robert Boyce gives an update on the death of Karina Vetrano during a news conference on Aug. 3, 2016. Boyce said there was evidence Vetrano, who was out jogging at the time, had been strangled.

Karina Vetrano's father, Philip, seen above wearing a black shirt, joins police as they investigate the homicide scene at the marsh at Spring Creek Park near the Belt Parkway.

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Evidence is removed from the scene on Aug. 3, 2016, one day after Karina Vetrano's death. The 30-year-old's body was found in Spring Creek Park in Howard Beach, Queens, on Aug. 2, 2016.

Karina Vetrano's father, Philip, seen above wearing a black shirt, joins police as they investigate the homicide scene at the marsh at Spring Creek Park near the Belt Parkway. Vetrano, who lived nearby, was reported missing after she went jogging and did not return.

NYPD officials near the marshland area of Spring Creek Park in Howard Beach, Queens, on Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2016, where Karina Vetrano's body was found.