Richmond police investigate homicide after woman found deceased

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Richmond police are investigating the apparent murder of an elderly woman in the Iron Triangle neighborhood.

Officers were called to a home on a report of a homicide at 1:13 p.m. Monday, Richmond police Capt. Al Walle said. A caretaker had stopped by the home to check on the woman and found her deceased.

“Investigators believed the victim was murdered based on evidence located at the scene,” Walle said.

Further details on the case, including the identity of the victim, were not immediately known.