Police: ‘Suspicious’ death of 66-year-old woman now investigated as a murder

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Published: Sep. 19, 2023 at 12:35 PM EDT
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COLUMBIA, S.C. (WIS) - The Columbia Police Department (CPD) reported the ‘suspicious’ death of a 66-year-old woman is now being investigated as a murder.

On Monday, CPD said the woman was found unresponsive on Saturday after 3 p.m. at her home at the 300 block of Byron Road.

Police said an autopsy revealed the victim died from blunt force trauma to her body.

Anyone with information on the case is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 888-CRIMESC.

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