Woman Found Dead at Fire Site Was Stabbed

3 years 6 months 1 week ago January 17, 2013 Jan 17, 2013 Thursday, January 17 2013 Thursday, January 17, 2013 1:40:43 PM CST in News
By: Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) - A homicide investigation is under way after authorities determined that a St. Louis woman found dead during a fire call had been stabbed to death.

Police released the cause of death Thursday for 49-year-old Brinda Babcock. She was found in her home in the Dutchdown neighborhood Wednesday morning by firefighters.

Firefighters called to the home saw smoke around it and put out a small fire, then found the victim.

 

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