Police investigate homicide at central Topeka home

May 14, 2018

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Authorities are investigating a woman’s death at a central Topeka home as a homicide.

Police say officers responded around 2:30 a.m. Sunday to a report of a shooting. Lt. Jennifer Cross says 37-year-old Patricia Sanders was pronounced dead at the scene.

Investigators say a man who was in the home at the time of the shooting had been detained. They planned to question him to determine if he was involved in the victim’s death.

No other details were immediately released.

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