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Authorities investigate death of Sioux Falls woman found in apartment, order autopsy


SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota — Police in Sioux Falls are investigating the death of a woman who was found in her apartment.

Police said Tuesday they initially classified the 39-year-old woman's case as an unattended death after finding her body Monday. Police spokesman Sam Clemens says detectives called for the investigation after noticing that a few things were out of place. He didn't specify what seemed out of the ordinary.

The Minnehaha County Coroner is conducting an autopsy to determine if her death was a homicide.

The woman's name hasn't been released.

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