MACON, Ga. — Authorities are investigating the killing of a 63-year-old woman.

The Telegraph reports ( ) that her body was found Tuesday in an east Macon apartment.

Bibb county Deputy Coroner Lonnie Miley says that once officials saw the body, they knew the case was a homicide.

Miley said the woman was found in bed and had been dead at least a day when her body was discovered by staff at the apartment complex.

Bibb County sheriff’s Lt. Randy Gonzalez said the woman had a cut on her neck.

Information from: The Telegraph,