Police Investigate Suspicious Death in Frederick County, MD

Published 04/23 2013 08:34PM

Updated 04/24 2013 10:45AM

FREDERICK, MD -  Officials with the Frederick County Sheriff's Office are asking anyone with information about a suspicious death to get in touch with them.

Tuesday evening, investigators released information about what they are calling a "supicious" death investigation.  According to the release, deputies were called to an apartment on the 6900 Block of Rooks Court on Monday, after a woman was found dead inside.

Police identified the victim at 61-year-old Gloria Fitzpatrick.  They said a family member went to the apartment to check on her after she failed to show up at work on Monday.

Officials said her body was transported to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Baltimore where and autopsy will be conducted.

Detectives canvassed the area of the apartment, and interviewed several individuals.  They are asking anyone with more information about the suspicious death to contact the lead investigator, Detective Joseph McCallion at (301)-600-1022.

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