Police investigating suspicious death

Lethbridge Police are investigating a suspicious sudden death at a south side home.

On January 17, 2016 just after 2 p.m. police responded to a home along Normandy Road South after family members located the body of a 78-year-old woman inside and called 911.

Investigation is ongoing to determine the circumstances of the woman’s death and an autopsy has been scheduled for later today at the Medical Examiner’s Office in Calgary.

The identity of the deceased is not being released at this time, pending the results of the autopsy and to ensure extended family members have been notified.

No further information is available for release at this time.

An update will be provided when possible.