Police say the body of 19-year-old Polina Kazanceva was found by a taxi driver around 4 a.m. on Wednesday in a south-west part of the city.
Investigators say she appears to have died as a result of blunt force trauma.
Kazanceva was visiting Calgary and had been in the city for a week before her death.
Police are now trying to piece together the hours before she died and ask anyone with information to them. (660News)
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