Members from the Special Investigation Section and the Forensic Investigative Section of the Criminal Investigative Division are on scene at an address on Lynwood Drive in Dartmouth in relation to suspicious circumstances, where an 85 year old woman was found deceased.
The investigation is ongoing and the Forensic Identification officers are continuing to process the scene.
Police are working in conjunction with the Medical Examiners Service and will provide additional information when available.
Anyone who has any information about this incident is asked to contact police by calling 902-490-5020. Anonymous tips can be sent to Crime Stoppers by calling toll-free 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submitting a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca or using the P3 Tips App.