Death Of 23-Year-Old Spencer Woman Under Investigation

Tue 12-16-2014 []

(Spencer)-- Authorities are investigating the death of a 23-year-old Spencer woman.

The Spencer Police Department says officers responded shortly after 8:00 p.m. Monday to 13 West 3rd Street apartment 4 in Spencer after the Communications Center received numerous calls about a man yelling for help at that address.

Upon arrival, Spencer police found an unresponsive woman. She was pronounced dead a short time later when paramedics arrived.

The name of the woman hasn't been released by authorities.

The Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation is assisting in the investigation.

Spencer Police Chief Mark Warburton tells KUOO news more information will be released as it becomes available.