Elderly woman found dead inside a Birchmount and St. Clair area home
Homicide detectives are investigating after a woman’s body was found inside an Elfreda Boulevard home Wednesday, Nov. 11.
Police were called to the Birchmount Road and St. Clair Avenue home around 4:30 p.m. and found the body of an elderly woman, believed to be in her late 70s or early 80s, in the basement.
According to reports, officers at the scene found a smashed window and a propped open door, indicating the woman’s death might be linked to a possible robbery, but that information has not been confirmed.
An autopsy is scheduled for Thursday, Nov. 12.