Posted: Jan 17, 2013 2:40 PM 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.