Woman found dead in Sterling Heights apartment, suspect in custody

Posted at 5:23 PM, Jul 17, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-17 20:02:54-04

A woman was found dead inside of an apartment in Sterling Heights. 

According to a release, Sterling Heights police officers arrived at the Lakeside Terrace Apartments, 44525 Pine Dr. at 3:30 p.m. on Tuesday, July 17 on a call described as "family trouble." 

Police say when they arrived they were approached by a man who was involved in the incident.

While investigating, police uncovered the body of a 41-year-old woman inside of an apartment. The man who approached officers upon arrival was taken into custody. 

The Sterling Heights Investigations Bureau is investigating the incident as a homicide.

If you have information on this incident, police ask that you contact them at 586-446-2825.

Details on the suspect will be released upon his arraignment, police added.