Homicide in West Seattle

On Friday, February 13th at approximately 10:33 p.m. officers responded to a 911 call of a dead body found in an apartment in the 5200 block of Fauntleroy Way SW. The victim, a 71-year-old female, was found in the hallway of her apartment by a family member, who subsequently called 911. Patrol officers arrived, secured the scene, and began investigating. Based on the fact that the death appeared to be suspicious, Homicide and CSI Detectives responded to process the scene. Homicide Detectives are actively investigating.