Clifford Fordyce added Facebook friend Heather Hurd day before allegedly killing her (58)

Update: The Denver coroner's office has identified the woman murdered Friday night on Pearl Street as Heather Hurd, a 44 year old from Littleton.

One connection between Hurd and Clifford Fordyce, the man accused of killing her: They were friends on Facebook -- an online relationship that hadn't been going on for long.

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